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Author: Leeuw, Amy Geertruida de

Pseudonyms:Carelsen, Geertruida - Een landmeisje - M. Calmée - Tryfosa - Brunetta
Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1843
Year of death:1938
About her personal situation:Standardizingaskmar14 Standardizing Origin • Place of birth: Haarlem • Place(s) of residence: Haarlem | Alkmaar | London | Berlin • Place of death: Haarlem National identity • Nationality: Dutch • First languages: Dutch Marital status : - Single Number of children: 0 Social class : - Upper class Education: - Educated at home Religion [/ideology]: - Not yet checked

Relations to other authors: Acquaintance of Reyneke van Stuwe, Jacqueline Pierrette

About her professional situation:Standardizingaskmar14 Standardizing Authorial attribution: - Maiden name - Anonymous - Pseudonym female - Pseudonym neutral Profession(s) and other activities: - Contributor to periodical press - Cultural and educational patron - Fiction writer/novelist - Journalist - Poet - Translator from Italian - Travel writer - Traveller Languages in which she wrote: - Dutch Collaboration/connections with male authors: - Not yet checked Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Living by her pen Memberships: - Maatschappij der Nederlandse Letterkunde
Elements of bibliography:Mentioned in literary histories: - Basse I 118 - Ter Laan 1941 Cf. - Erica van Boven, ‘Het pseudoniem als strategie. Pseudoniemen van vrouwelijke auteurs 1850-1900’. In: Nederlandse letterkunde, 1998 (4), p. 309-326. - Ten Brink, list of pseudonyms. online-portrait in DVN
Websites: DBNL
Lemma in DVN

Editors: Hanneke Volker (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 23 August 2010)
Astrid Kulsdom (update on 09 December 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 30 April 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 12 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 09 June 2013)
Astrid Kulsdom (update on 07 March 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 27 April 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Contributions to Hollandsche Lelie (1889)
E 2 *Contributions to Ons Streven (1870)
E 3 *Contributions to Ons Streven (ps. Een landmeisje) (1871)
E 4 *Geertruida Carelsen, the author ()
E 5 Berlijn (1891)
E 6 Een bonte bundel (1882)
E 7 Geen vrouwenemancipatie? (1868)
E 8 Herfstlied (1882)
E 9 In Londen (1890)
E 10 In het vrije veld. Brieven van een landmeisje aan jonge dames (1874)
E 11 Natuurfantazieën (1881)
E 12 Noord-Hollandsche vertellingen (1903)
E 13 Op Prinsesjes verjaardag (1889)
E 14 Open brief aan mevrouw Storm-van der Chijs (1868)
E 15 Richard Jefferies (1889)
E 16 Toty (1888)
E 17 Tusschen de bergen (1882)
E 18 Vertellingen en schetsen (1886)
E 19 Wintergroen (1890)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 *A.M.H. v. D.   -   Hortense's illusie
Xreception 2 Broughton, Rhoda   -   Nancy
Xreception 3 Chijs, Mienette van der   -   *A. van der Chijs, the author
Xreception 4 Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock   -   A brave lady
Xreception 5 Lagerlöf, Selma Ottiliana Lovisa   -   *Selma Lagerlöf, the author
Xreception 6 ~~anonymous Italian   -   *Een huwelijk ten platten lande (A marriage in the countryside)
Xreception 7 ~~anonymous Italian   -   *Den dochter van den vioolspeler (The daughter of the fiddler)