Genre Information At the Circulating Library

Genre: Bildungsroman (female)

Description: The following novels trace the youthful development and moral growth of the (female) protagonist.

References: Sutherland

  1. Charlotte Brontė.  Jane Eyre: An Autobiography.  3 vol.  London: Smith, Elder, 1847.
  2. George Eliot.  The Mill on the Floss.  3 vol.  Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1860.
  3. Amelia B. Edwards.  Barbara's History.  3 vol.  London: Hurst and Blackett, 1864.