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Author: Sylva, Carmen

Pseudonyms:Elisabeth of Wied - Dito and Idem (for the novels she wrote together with Mite Kremnitz)
Spouse/other names:Elisabeth, Queen of Romania
Year of birth:1843
Year of death:1916
About her personal situation:Standardizing 5TrSchoolFeb13: Origin • Place of birth : Neuwied • Lived in: Domburg NL (1889), Rumania • Place of death : Bucharest National identity • Nationality : Rumanian • First language (s) : German Marital status: - married Number of children : - a daughter. She died when she was 4. Social class : - royal family by marriage (Queen of Romania (1881-1914)) Education: - Not yet checked Religion/ideology : - Not yet checked

Countries:Germany - Romania
Languages:German - French - Romanian
Relations to other authors: Friend of Vacarescu, Elena
Acquaintance of Kremnitz, Mite

Friend of Galeron de Calonne, Bertha

About her professional situation:Standardizing 5TrSchoolFeb13: Publishing under: - pseudonym female - pseudonym neutral Profession(s) and activities: - novelist - translator from Romanian Languages in which she published : - German, - French, - English Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Romanian poet Vasile Alecsandri, supporter of Mihai Eminescu, considered the national poet of Romania - composer Gabriel Fauré (correspondence in BnF) Financial aspects of her career: - Not yet checked Memberships - Not yet checked Awards - In 1888 she received the Prix Botta, a prize awarded by the Académie française, for her volume of prose aphorisms Les Pensees d'une reine (Paris, 1882), [> reception! svd] Collaborating together Sylva-Kremnitz as Ditto and Idem
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Berger, Allemagne (portret) Cf. Bengescu, G. Carmen Sylva intime: La Famille. L’Enfance. L’Èducation. Les Fiançailles. Le Mariage. La Maternité. L’Oeuvre littéraire et l’Oeuvre philanthropique. Paris: Société d’Édition et de Publications Librairie Félix Juven, 1905 Bibescu, George. 1889, Exposition universelle. La Roumanie avan – pendant – après. Paris: Imprimerie Typographique J. Kugelmann, 1890. Dumitrescu, Aurel, lt.-colonel; Eremiescu, Grigore, publicist. Închinare M. S. Regelui Carol II. Bucureşti: Imprimeria de Artă Richard Sergies, 1930. Lindenberg, Paul. Regele Carol I al României; 70 de ani de viaţă a unui Viteaz, 7/20 Aprilie 1839 – 7/20 Aprilie 1909. Leipzig: Tipografia Metzger & Witiig, 1910. Loti, Pierre. Une exilée. Lyon: Société des Amis des Livres, MDCCCXCIII (1893).
Websites: Citaten
Biographie en allemand
Wikipedia about her
NEWW contribution Bucharest 2012 M. Mudure
NEWW contribution R. Mihaila
COST-WWIH Poznan nov12 R.Mihaila
Research Center Carmen Sylva

Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 10 February 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 14 February 2010)
Astrid Kulsdom (update on 27 October 2010)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 11 May 2011)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 11 May 2011)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 11 May 2011)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 12 May 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 27 October 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 March 2012)
Isabel Lousada (update on 29 May 2012)
Astrid Kulsdom (update on 12 September 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 21 September 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 November 2012)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 04 December 2012)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 04 December 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 20 February 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 04 March 2013)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 05 March 2013)
Ramona Mihaila (update on 05 March 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 07 March 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 07 March 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 07 March 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 07 March 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 April 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 01 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 25 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 03 March 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Carmen Sylva, the author ()
E 2 *Flores y perlas (Flowers and Perls) (1880)
E 3 *Poeziile unei Regine [The Poems of a Queen] (1897)
E 4 *Wraak, Zoe's roman, Pablo Domenech, Horia ()
E 5 *unknown story (1886)
E 6 A l'épreuve. Poème dramatique pour baryton et piano (1910)
E 7 Astra (1886)
E 8 Cuvinte sufleteşti (1888)
E 9 Din cugetările unei Regine [Thoughts of a Queen] (1889)
E 10 Durch die Jahrhunderte (1885)
E 11 Ein Gebet (1882)
E 12 Es klopft (1887)
E 13 Frauenmuth (1890)
E 14 Geflüsterte Worte (1903)
E 15 Hammerstein (1880)
E 16 Handzeichnungen [Hand Drawings] (1884)
E 17 Jehovah (1882)
E 18 La Petite fée des contes et légendes, conte roumain (1910)
E 19 Le Pic aux regrets, conte roumain (1884)
E 20 Leidens Erdengang, ein Märchenkreis [Suffering earthly progress] (1882)
E 21 Les pensées d'une reine (1882)
E 22 Mein Penatenwinkel (1908)
E 23 Meine Ruh' (1884)
E 24 Poezii (1914)
E 25 Povestile Pelesului [The Stories of Peles] (1882)
E 26 Povestile unei Regine [Tales of a Queen] (1906)
E 27 Sappho (1880)
E 28 Sturme ()
E 29 Virful cu dor (1895)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Dumbrava, Bucura   -   Der Pandur [The Romanian Lieutenant]
Xreception 2 Galeron de Calonne, Bertha   -   Dans ma nuit
Xreception 3 Vacarescu, Elena   -   *The Bard of the Dimbovitza
Xreception 4 Vacarescu, Elena   -   *The Bard of the Dimbovitza