Table of Contents:
  • The historiography of fiction in the Romantic period / Richard Maxwell
  • Publishing, authorship, and reading / William St Clair
  • Gothic fiction / Deidre Shauna Lynch
  • The historical novel / Richard Maxwell
  • Thinking locally: novelistic worlds in provincial fiction / Martha Bohrer
  • Poetry and the novel / Marshall Brown
  • Orientalism and empire / James Watt
  • Intellectual history and political theory / Paul Keen
  • Women writers and the woman's novel: the trope of maternal transmission / Jill Campbell
  • Tales for child readers / Katie Trumpener
  • Sentimental fiction / Ann Wierda Rowland
  • Fiction and the working classes / Gary Kelly
  • The Irish novel 1800-1829 / Ina Ferris
  • Scotland and the novel / Ian Duncan.