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photograph of jan starink in pink jumper in front of bookcases

1 August 2014

Jan Starink 12 June 1927-18 June 2014

The Laurence Sterne Trust records with great regret the death of Jan Starink who, with his wife Gertrude, translated¬†The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman¬†into Dutch. This is an edited version of the address given by W.G. Day at the funeral. In the summer of 1977 I got an anxious phone call from Kenneth […]