- 九州女子大学紀要. 人文・社会科学編 (ISSN:09162151)
- vol.45, no.1, pp.15-33, 2008
In Kyogoku Natsuhiko's writing, there is a mystery that is commonly called "Kyogokudo series". It is a work with a peculiar outlook on the world not to be captured to the frame of a general mystery. We considered the factor that the Kyogokudo series cannot help being used to attract a person from various angles. Heroes' characters, the intimacies by continuance and the change, making to the pattern, tempos, the diversity of the development of the story, and an effect, various mysteries, and beginning the aspect are sprinkled in the Kyogokudo series. The charm of the Kyogokudo series was formed by these five elements and was able to make clear that it attracted a reader and cannot help attaching it.