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Author: Runeberg, Fredrika

Spouse/other names:Tengström (maiden name)
Year of birth:1807
Year of death:1879
About her personal situation:Standardizing JWmar14 Origin • Place of birth : Pietarsaari • Place(s) of residence : Porvoo • Place of death: Helsinki National identity • Nationality : Finnish • First language(s) : Swedish Marital status : - Married - Widowed Number of children : 8 Name(s) of children: Anna Carolina | Ludvig Mikael | Lorenzo | Walter Magnus | Johan Wilhelm | Jakob Robert | Fredrik Karl | Gender of children : Female | Male | Male | Male | Male | Male | Male | Male | Male Social class : - Middle class Education: - School education Religion : - Protestant

Relations to other authors:
Friend of Lundahl-Wallenius, Augusta
Acquaintance of Topelius, Toini
Friend of Nordström, Wilhelmina
Sister in law of Runeberg, Ulrika Carolina
Acquaintance of Björkstén, Emilie

About her professional situation:Standardizing JWmar14 Authorial attribution: - Married name - Pseudonym neutral Profession(s) and other activities : - Fiction writer/novelist - Journalist - Salonnière - Translator from English Language(s) in which she wrote : - Swedish Collaboration/connections with male authors/publishers and similar : - Runeberg, Johan Ludvig - Tengström, Jacob - Topelius, Zacharias - Snellman, Johan Vilhelm - Nervander, Johan Jakob - Lille, Bengt Olof Financial aspects of her career: - Other income Memberships: - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "She is famous for being in the shadow of her husband, almost erasing herself in living up to the image of the ideal loving wife, but it was a picture she herself nutured and admired She was impressed by the German romantics and she tried to write in their style".
Websites: NEWW portraits of authors
Fredrika Runeberg
National biography

Editors: Suzan van Dijk (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 29 October 2011)
Jasmine Westerlund (update on 05 March 2014)
Jasmine Westerlund (update on 05 March 2014)
Jasmine Westerlund (update on 21 March 2014)
Jasmine Westerlund (update on 27 March 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Fredrika Runeberg, the author ()
E 2 Anteckningar om Runeberg. Min pennas saga.(Notes about Runeberg. The story of my pen) (1946)
E 3 Fru Catharina Boije och hennes döttrar. En berättelse från stora ofredens tid. Af -a-g (Mrs. Catharina Boije and her daughters. A story from the time of the great wartime) (1858)
E 4 Sigrid Liljeholm (1862)
E 5 Teckningar och drömmar. Af -a-g (Notes and dreams. By -a-g) (1861)

Authors read by this author

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