The Novel: An Alternative History: Beginnings to 1600
Publish date: April 16th 2010
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
Pages no: 704
Edition language: English
In The Novel: An Alternative History (2010) Steven Moore (b. 1951) is trying to make a polemical point: the insistence by many readers and certain literary critics that novelists conform to standards and conventions for the novel established in Europe in the 19th century is unnecessarily limiting an...
This looks interesting, and might be a good resource if I get into going back and reading some more obscure classics. Note, though, that one reviewer points out some super wack Asian jokes popping up: "written in a style MSG'd with Chinese vocabulary," he apparently says at one point. Jeez, dude.