Useful Articles on Laurence Sterne, available online.

 

Most of these links are to JSTOR, which must be accessed via a licensed server.  Some of the older ones are classics which might not turn up in a database search.

 

Dennis W. Allen, “Sexuality/Textuality in Tristram Shandy,” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, Vol. 25, No. 3 (Summer, 1985), pp. 651-670.

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Theodore Baird , “The Time-Scheme of Tristram Shandy and a Source,” PMLA, Vol. 51, No. 3. (Sep., 1936), pp. 803-820.

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Wayne C. Booth, “The Self-Conscious Narrator in Comic Fiction before Tristram Shandy,” PMLA, Vol. 67, No. 2. (Mar., 1952), pp. 163-185.

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Wayne Booth, “Did Sterne Complete "Tristram Shandy?",” Modern Philology, Vol. 48, No. 3. (Feb., 1951), pp. 172-183.

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Frank Brady, “Tristram Shandy: Sexuality, Morality, and Sensibility,” Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 4, No. 1. (Autumn, 1970), pp. 41-56.

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Homer Obed Brown, “Tristram to the Hebrews: Some Notes on the Institution of a Canonic Text,” MLN, Vol. 99, No. 4 (Sep., 1984), pp. 727-747.

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Sigurd Burckhardt, “Tristram Shandy's Law of Gravity,” ELH, Vol. 28, No. 1. (Mar., 1961), pp. 70-88.

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Arthur H. Cash, “The Lockean Psychology of Tristram Shandy,” ELH, Vol. 22, No. 2. (Jun., 1955), pp. 125-135.

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Arthur H. Cash, “The Sermon in Tristram Shandy” ELH, Vol. 31, No. 4. (Dec., 1964), pp. 395-417.

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Christopher Fanning, “Sermons on Sermonizing: The Pulpit Rhetoric of Swift and of Sterne,” Philological Quarterly 76.4 (1997): 413-36.

          Available here

 

William J. Farrell, “Nature Versus Art as a Comic Pattern in Tristram Shandy,” ELH, Vol. 30, No. 1. (Mar., 1963), pp. 16-35.

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Judith Frank, “"A Man Who laughs is Never Dangerous": Character and Class in Sterne's A Sentimental Journey,” ELH, Vol. 56, No. 1. (Spring, 1989), pp. 97-124.

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Northrop Frye, “Towards Defining an Age of Sensibility.” ELH, Vol. 23, No. 2. (1956): 144-52. 

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Elizabeth W. Harries, “Sterne's Novels: Gathering Up the Fragments,” ELH, Vol. 49, No. 1. (Spring, 1982), pp. 35-49.

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Jonathan Lamb, “Sterne's Use of Montaigne,” Comparative Literature, Vol. 32, No. 1. (Winter, 1980), pp. 1-41.

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Jonathan Lamb, “The Comic Sublime and Sterne's Fiction,” ELH, Vol. 48, No. 1. (Spring, 1981), pp. 110-143.

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Jonathan Lamb, “Language and Hartleian Associationism in A Sentimental Journey,” Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 13, No. 3. (Spring, 1980), pp. 285-312.

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Donna Landry and Gerald MacLean “Of Forceps, Patents, and Paternity: Tristram Shandy,” Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 23, No. 4 (Summer, 1990), pp. 522-543.

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Carol McGuirk, “Sentimental Encounter in Sterne, Mackenzie, and Burns,” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, Vol. 20, No. 3 (Summer, 1980), pp. 505-515.

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Melvyn New, “Sterne's Rabelaisian Fragment: A Text from the Holograph Manuscript,” PMLA, Vol. 87, No. 5. (Oct., 1972), pp. 1083-1092.

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Melvyn New, “Sterne, Warburton, and the Burden of Exuberant Wit,” Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 15, No. 3. (Spring, 1982), pp. 245-274.

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Melvyn New, “Proust's Influence on Sterne: Remembrance of Things to Come,” MLN, Vol. 103, No. 5, Comparative Literature. (Dec., 1988), pp. 1031-1055.

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Charles Parish, “A Table of Contents for Tristram Shandy,” College English, Vol. 22, No. 3. (Dec., 1960), pp. 143-150.

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William Bowman Piper, “Tristram Shandy's Digressive Artistry,” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, Vol. 1, No. 3 (Summer, 1961), pp. 65-76.

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Stephen Soud, “"Weavers, Gardeners, and Gladiators": Labyrinths in Tristram Shandy,” Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 28, No. 4. (Summer, 1995), pp. 397-411.

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J. M. Stedmond, “Satire and Tristram Shandy,” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, Vol. 1, No. 3 (Summer, 1961), pp. 53-63.

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