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By Corinne Saunders

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

  • Considers the literary and ancient 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 unique relation to ladies readers
  • Comprises 30 essays written through best professionals on varied classes and sub-genres
  • Challenges the concept that the allure of romance is solely escapist
  • Draws on a variety of particular and influential literary examples

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