Without the novel :

romance and the history of prose fiction /
Scott Black.
Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Black, Scott, 1964- author.
Summary:"This book offers a new literary history of prose fiction organized by the recurrences of romance and informed by the puzzles, provocations, and pleasures of reading that define the genre." --
Format: Book
Language:English
Published / Created: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2019.
Subjects:
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.

Physical description: x, 208 pages ; 24 cm

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ISBN:9780813942841
0813942845
0813942853
9780813942858
Table of Contents:
Introduction: Romance and the Turbulence of Literary History
1. Reading Mistakes in Heliodorus
2. The Origins of Romance
3. Romance Redivivus
4. The Adventures of Love in Tom Jones
5. Tristram Shandy's Strange Loops of Reading
6. Stasis and Static in The Wanderer
Coda: Reading Romance.