The Lost Brother, The Twin: Women Novelists and the Male-Female Double Bildungsroman

Goodman, Charlotte
September 1983
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall1983, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p28
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Analyzes the distinction between the English Bildungsromans written by male and female novelists. Description of the life story of the main male character in "Season of Youth"; Findings of literary scholar Jerome Buckley about the Bildungsromans written in the 19th century; Explanation for the autobiographical characteristic of Bildungsromans.


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