Abstract – scaricare il file per l'appunto completo Sterne was born in Clonmel, Co Tipperary, Ireland, the son of an
army officer. He was sent to school in Yorkshire, where he came under the p ro te ctio n o f his fathe r’s re latives, u po n whom he  was dependent for the expenses of his education. He graduated at Jesus College in Cambridge; later he took holy orders and became vicar of Sutton-on-the-Forest in Yorkshire. Soon afterwards he married in York; though he was a clergyman, his marriage was not a success precisely because of the attention he paid to his many female friends. Sterne developed late as a literary artist; his earliest writings were political articles and letters written for local newspapers. In addition – segue nel file da scaricare