Travels through france and italy is travel literature by tobias smollett published in 1766 after suffering the loss of his only child 15 year old elizabeth in april 1763 smollett left england in june of that year together with his wife he traveled across france to nice. Travels through france and italy kindle edition by t tobias smollett download it once and read it on your kindle device pc phones or tablets use features like bookmarks note taking and highlighting while reading travels through france and italy. Traduced by malice persecuted by fiction abandoned by false patrons and overwhelmed by the sense of a domestic calamity tobias smollett set off on a journey through france and italy to relieve his despair. Travels through france and italy work by tobias smollett published in 1766 the breakdown of smolletts health and the death of his 15 year old daughter in 1763 precipitated a yearlong journey through france and italy. The resulting travel narrative provoked controversy and anger in the eighteenth century when it was often negatively compared to laurence sternes fictional european travels in a sentimental journey through france and italy unlike sternes sensitive hero smollett is argumentative acerbic and often contemptuous of local customs
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