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  • What is a Bildungsroman? • Frieda : A Bildungsroman Bildungsroman In literature, a Bildungsroman (from German) is the novel-of-formation, or the coming-of-age story. It is a literary genre that focuses on the psychological and moral growth of the protagonist during his or her youth (beginning somewhere in childhood) up to adulthood, in which character development is extremely important.  The term was conceived in 1819 by philologist Karl Morgenstern in his university lectures, and later restated by Wilhelm Dilthey, who legitimised it in 1870. By the early 1900s it was an established literary term. The genre has a number of formal, topical, and thematic features. The term coming-of-age novel is sometimes used interchangeably with bildungsroman, but its use is usually wider ...
    Posted 20 Oct 2017, 10:16 by Cornelis A. de Jong
  • Thanksgiving Subheadings in this Post: The Glorious Peace and Grand Jubilee ;  Lady Anne’s Jewels ;  The Cabinet Room ;  Elizabeth’s Unhappiness ;  The Final Chapter -  Thanksgiving ... and Other Issues in Elizabeth: Mistress of Pemberley  • Prayer and Thanksgiving In Chapters 1 & 3 of Elizabeth we encounter a Thanksgiving. Some readers may think this strange in the England context, but there have been several such thanksgiving events in England, especially after momentous events in history. The Thanksgiving of 1814 was to give Prayers and Thanks to God for securing the Peace with France after Napoleon was defeated. However, we know that Napoleon escaped from exile at Elba, and not long after, that resulted in the Battle of Waterloo, during which he was finally defeated ...
    Posted 25 Feb 2017, 04:33 by Cornelis A. de Jong
  • Elizabeth Darcy • Who is Elizabeth Darcy? • In Defence of Elizabeth: Mistress of Pemberley  - This novel is about a very difficult year in Elizabeth’s life; a year that tests her character and her marriage. This, the third year in her marriage is fraught with uncertainty. She is not happy. But something saves her marriage and restores her happiness. That she is childless after more than two years is clearly not her fault: it is Darcy’s fault. It is in the genes: he has only one sibling, a sister twelve years younger than him; in truth, the Fitzwilliam clan in general are very short on offspring. Catherine de Bourgh is an only child and sickly. Not a good sign.      With each of ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2017, 23:05 by Cornelis A. de Jong
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  • Frieda - A Bildungsroman by Cornelis de Jong Frieda • A Bildungsroman  • Copyright © Cornelis de Jong, 2017 • ISBN/EAN 9789081547345  The coming-of-age of Frieda, a girl of high birth but initially with few prospects, set in the ...
    Posted 18 Oct 2017, 15:05 by Cornelis A. de Jong
  • Elizabeth - Mistress of Pemberley by Cornelis de Jong Elizabeth • Mistress of Pemberley  • Copyright © Cornelis de Jong, 2015  • ISBN/EAN 9789081547338  A liberal sequel to Pride and Prejudice  by Jane Austen - in fact, a re-imagining of  My Brother ...
    Posted 18 Oct 2017, 15:07 by Cornelis A. de Jong
  • A Writer in the Making - A Novel by Cornelis de Jong • A Writer in the Making  • A Novel Currently out of print for a thorough revision. • Copyright © Cornelis de Jong, 2012  • ISBN/EAN 9789081547307  A sequel to Jane Austen’s Sense ...
    Posted 28 Apr 2017, 06:32 by Cornelis A. de Jong
  • My Brother and I - A Novel by Cornelis de Jong • My Brother and I  • A Novel  • Copyright © Cornelis de Jong, 2010  • ISBN/EAN 9789081547321  A sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice from the point of view of an ...
    Posted 18 Oct 2017, 15:08 by Cornelis A. de Jong
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