Laurence Sterne

Born: 24 November 1713
Dead: 18 March 1768
In: 40-41 Old Bond Street, Londra, Regno Unito

Short description:

He was an Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman.
He wrote the novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.
Sterne died in London after years of fighting tuberculosis.

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