Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne

As its title suggests, the book is ostensibly Tristram's narration of his life story. But it is one of the central jokes of the novel that he cannot explain anything simply, that he must make expla...

The 53rd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 7th on The 100 Greatest Novels of All Time: The List (The Observer)
  2. - 8th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  3. - 11th on El Pais Favorite Books of 100 Spanish Authors (El Pais)
  4. - 20th on The Telegraph’s 100 Novels Everyone Should Read (Telegraph)
  5. - 29th on The Top 10: The Greatest Books of All Time (The Top 10 (Book))
  6. - 30th on The Novel 100: A Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time (The Novel 100)
  7. - 44th on 100 Best Books (Montana State University)
  8. - 47th on The 100 Greatest British Novels (BBC)
  9. - 55th on The 100 Greatest Novels (greatbooksguide.com)
  10. - 85th on 100 Essential Books (Bravo! Magazine)
  11. - 89th on Entertainment Weekly's Top 100 Novels (Entertainment Weekly)
  12. - Masterpieces of World Literature (Frank N. Magill)
  13. - The New Lifetime Reading Plan (The New Lifetime Reading Plan)
  14. - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)
  15. - 100 Best Novels Written in English (The Guardian)
  16. - ZEIT-Bibliothek der 100 Bücher (Die Zeit)

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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Oxford World's Classics) Paperback 154895 $6.86 $2.68 2009
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Modern Library Classics) Paperback 285330 $7.11 $2.50 2004
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Tristram Shandy (Everyman's Library) Hardcover 632001 $14.84 $4.22 1991
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Tristram Shandy Paperback 248579 $4.99 2018
Tristram Shandy and A Sentimental Journey: (A Modern Library E-Book) Kindle Edition 668835 $5.99 1999
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman [with Biographical Introduction] Kindle Edition 585039 $3.03 2004
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The Works of Laurence Sterne: With an Account of the Life and Writings of the Author. Volume 2. The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Paperback 1635320 $23.99 2001
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Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: The Notes, Vol. 3(Florida Edition of the Works of Laurence Sterne) Hardcover 2599384 $51.76 $50.21 1984
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: Vol. 1 The Text Hardcover 1265463 $52.75 $41.84 1978
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