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The historical romance

Author: Helen Hughes
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1993.
Series: Popular fiction series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the ways in which romance authors have sought to represent our fantasies of life in the past ever since the first "cloak and dagger" tales of the 1930's. It examines how, with the social  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Hughes
ISBN: 0415058120 9780415058124 9780203168028 020316802X
OCLC Number: 26674724
Description: viii, 165 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The structures of historical romance --
3. The readers of historical romance --
4. Evolution versus revolution: the inevitability of the bourgeois state --
5. English heritage --
6. Class, the gospel of work and 'hazard' --
7. 'Brute heroes' and 'spirited heroines' --
8. History, best-sellers and the media.
Series Title: Popular fiction series.
Responsibility: Helen Hughes.
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