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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

  

by Laurence Sterne

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 4, Chapter 1 Summary

  • Okay, so we're getting to understand why Mr. Shandy cares so deeply about real and fake noses.
  • Here, Tristram's reader interrupts, longing to know if the stranger's nose was real or fake. Sorry, buddy—Tristram can't translate the Latin on that part. It's a little too complicated.

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