Explain what is meant by the following of novels (i) Epistolary novel (ii) Serialised novel For each type, name one writer who wrote in that style.

Q.:- Explain what is meant by the following of novels
(i) Epistolary novel
(ii) Serialised novel
For each type, name one writer who wrote in that style.

 

Answer:-

(i) Epistolary Novel  These novels are written in the form of a series of letters. Samuel Richardson’s Pamela was an epistolary novel.

(ii) Serialised Novel A format in which the story is published in instalments, each part in a new issue of a magazine. Charles Dicken’s Pickwick papers written in 1836 were a serialized novel.