To apprise the students with the development of English fiction from eighteenth to nineteenth century
To impart knowledge about the socio-economic conditions which provided a base for the rise of novel as a popular literary genre
To familiarize students with some basic features of novel construction and the ways different authors employ those features in their works
RATIONALE: This course is crucial to knowledge concerning the rise of novel as a major literary genre. It introduces students to the works of major novelists of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Queries are received and responded. All the reading material is being disseminated through online document delivery system.