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historical novel

noun
1.
a novel within the genre of historical fiction.
Origin of historical novel
1820-1830
1820-30
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  • But further research reveals this to be a fake, possibly taken from a historical novel about the orator.
  • There is as much violent action as you will find in a historical novel--and far, far better writing.
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