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Author: Necker de Saussure, Albertine

Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1766
Year of death:1841
About her personal situation:standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Geneva • Locations where lived : Geneva, Vallée du Salève • Location where died : Vallée du Salève National identity • Nationality : Swiss • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married Number of children : unknown Social class : upper class Religion/ideology : protestant Health: deaf for a great part of her life.

Relations to other authors: Cousin of Staël, Germaine de

About her professional situation:translator from english and translator from german - W.Scott, K.P. Moritz, Lessing, Schlegel standardizingjul12jdg: Publishing under: - unknown Profession(s) and activities : - translator from English, - translator from German - writer for children - writer of textbooks Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors / historical figures : - Horace Bénédict de Saussure - Nicolas-Théodore de Saussure Memberships : unknown Financial aspects: unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Jacquinet, Les femmes de France poètes et prosateurs, 1886 cf. Jean Delisle, "Albertine Necker de Saussure, traductrice de transition, 'sourcière' du romantisme", in Jean Delisle (ed.), Portraits de traduct-rices. Ottawa, 2002, pp. 117-171 Sainte-Beuve, Causeries du Lundi, IV, 249 (José Luis Diaz, "Sainte-Beuve chez les Muses", in Romantisme no 77, 1992, p. 83)
Websites: Albertine Necker de Saussure on Wikipedia

Editors: Corrie Kruikemeier (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 03 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 15 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 25 March 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 18 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 04 January 2013)

Works written by this author

E 1 Cours de littérature dramatique (1814)
E 2 *Necker de Saussure, the author ()
E 3 Éducation progressive; ou, Étude du cours de la vie (1828)
E 4 Étude de la vie des femmes (1838)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Staël, Germaine de   -   *Germaine de Staël, the author