1.It used the private and personal form of letters to tell the story.
2.It allowed the reader to relish the story at a time.
3.These novels were expensive.
4.Often it did not have illustration.
1.It told the stories in prose.
2.It allowed the readers to relish the suspense, discuss the characters of a novel and live for weeks with their stories.
3.Magazines were cheap which published the novels.
4.Serialised novels always had colourful illustrations.