Study Guide

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 1, Chapter 24

By Laurence Sterne

Book 1, Chapter 24

  • So we're finally going to learn something about Uncle Toby? Nope. But we do learn something about hobby-horses.
  • A man and his hobby-horse are like the body and the mind: they aren't identical, but they do share some of the same feelings. And Uncle Toby's hobby-horse is particularly cool.