Entries tagged 'York Courant'

Julia Monkman 1931 – 2015

Julia Monkman was in at the start of the Laurence Sterne Trust. Read the rest of this entry »

Key dates in Laurence Sterne’s Life

1595/6: birth of Richard Sterne (d.18 June 1683) who was elected Archbishop of York on 28 April 1664, having been Master of Jesus College, Cambridge (7 March 1634 – ejected March 1644; reinstated 1660). He established the finances of the … Read the rest of this entry »

The first publication of ‘Tristram Shandy’

When exactly were the first two volumes of ‘The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman’ published? Read the rest of this entry »