A Companion to Romance: From Classical to Contemporary by Corinne Saunders

By Corinne Saunders

Romance is a diverse and fluid literary style, notoriously tough to outline. This groundbreaking Companion surveys the various variations of romance during the a while.

  • Considers the literary and old improvement of the romance style from its classical origins to the current day
  • Incorporates dialogue of the altering readership of romance and of romance’s exact relation to girls readers
  • Comprises 30 essays written by way of major specialists on diversified classes and sub-genres
  • Challenges the concept that the charm of romance is solely escapist
  • Draws on quite a lot of particular and influential literary examples

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