The Man-of-the-City Novel

  • Finn Jensen


In this chapter I define a type of novel I call the man-of-the-city novel. I provide definitions and examples and deal with the possible biographical contracts.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Finn Jensen
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  1. 1.University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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