The Historical Romance

The Historical Romance The Historical Romance explores the ways in which romance authors seek to represent our fantasies of life in the past Examining how the cut and thrust swashbucklers of the s gave way to female ori

  • Title: The Historical Romance
  • Author: Helen Hughes
  • ISBN: 9780415058124
  • Page: 392
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Historical Romance explores the ways in which romance authors seek to represent our fantasies of life in the past Examining how the cut and thrust swashbucklers of the 1930s gave way to female orientated romances, Helen Hughes takes a comprehensive look at how romance authors have dealt with the turbulent question of female independence, and how traditional attitudesThe Historical Romance explores the ways in which romance authors seek to represent our fantasies of life in the past Examining how the cut and thrust swashbucklers of the 1930s gave way to female orientated romances, Helen Hughes takes a comprehensive look at how romance authors have dealt with the turbulent question of female independence, and how traditional attitudes towards love, marriage and women s sexuality have been approached in recent texts Hughes also charts the ways in which the marketing of romance has developed, with the eventual explosion of the mass market and the blockbusting family sagas of the eighties.The Historical Romance unravels the formulaic and mythical nature of historical romance to provide a fascinating study of this highly popular genre.

    • [PDF] ↠ Free Read ↠ The Historical Romance : by Helen Hughes ✓
      392 Helen Hughes
    • thumbnail Title: [PDF] ↠ Free Read ↠ The Historical Romance : by Helen Hughes ✓
      Posted by:Helen Hughes
      Published :2018-09-07T08:07:28+00:00

    1 thought on “The Historical Romance”

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *