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“The Greatest English Novel”


In his lecture on the novel for English 3f on November 9th 1953, Frye observes that Laurence Sterne’s “Tristram Shandy is the greatest English novel.”

You can see a collection of Frye’s superlatives from an earlier post here.

The trailer for a loose film adaptation of the novel, A Cock and Bull Story, after the jump.

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