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The Resource The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse, Martin Swales

The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse, Martin Swales

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The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse
Title
The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse
Statement of responsibility
Martin Swales
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although some of the most distinguished German novels written since about 1770 are generally considered to be Bildungsromane, the term Bildungsroman is all too frequently used in English without an awareness of the tradition from which it arose. Professor Swales concentrates on the roles of plot, characterization, and narrative commentary in novels by Wieland, Goethe, Stifter, Keller, Mann, and Hesse. By pointing out that the goal in each work is both elusive and problematic, he suggests a previously unsuspected ironic intent. His analysis adds to our awareness of the potentialities inheren
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Cataloging source
P@U
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Swales, Martin
Dewey number
833/.009
Index
index present
LC call number
PT747.E6
LC item number
S93 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton Essays in Literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bildungsromans
  • Maturation (Psychology) in literature
  • Psychological fiction, German
  • German fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Bildungsromans
  • German fiction
  • Maturation (Psychology) in literature
  • Psychological fiction, German
Label
The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse, Martin Swales
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not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
933516364
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 171 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/ctt13gm7hd
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933516364
Label
The German Bildungsroman from Wieland to Hesse, Martin Swales
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
933516364
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 171 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871315
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gm7hd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)933516364

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