Fuderer, Laura Sue. The Female Bildungsroman in English: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism. New York: The Modern Language Association of America, 1990, 47 p.
Annotated bibliography of books, journal articles, and dissertations that focus on English-language female Bildungsromane.
Alden, Patricia. Social Mobility in the English Bildungsroman: Gissing, Hardy, Bennett and Lawrence. Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1986, 155 p.
Book-length study of the English Bildungsroman focusing on issues of social mobility, class, and culture.
(The entire section is 663 words.)