Definition of Sterne, Laurence in English:

Sterne, Laurence

Line breaks: Laur|ence Sterne
Pronunciation: /stəːn
( 1713–68), Irish novelist. He is best known for his nine-volume work The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy (1759–67), which parodied the developing conventions of the novel form.

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