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Author: Schweickhardt, Katharina Wilhelmina

Spouse/other names:Bilderdijk-Schweickhardt, Katharina Wilhelmina | Bilderdijk, Vrouwe
Year of birth:1776
Year of death:1830
About her personal situation:standardizingjdgjan14 Standardizing Origin • Place of birth : The Hague • Place(s) of residence : The Hague | London | Brunswijk | Germany • Place of death: Haarlem National identity • Nationality : Dutch • First languages : Dutch Marital status : - Married Number of children : 8 Name(s) of children: Julius Willem Gender of children : male Social class : - Upper class Education: - Educated at home Religion [/ideology]: - Protestant

Languages:English - Dutch - French
Relations to other authors:

About her professional situation:standardizingjdgjan14 Standardizing Authorial attribution: - Not yet checked Profession(s) and other activities : - Contributor to periodical press - Painter - Poet - Translator from English - Translator from Italian Languages in which she wrote : - Dutch - English - French Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Willem Bilderdijk - Robert Southey Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Not yet checked Memberships - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - A.J. van der Aa, Parelen uit de lettervruchten van Nederlandsche dichteressen. Amsterdam, Hassels, 1856. - Wurzbach 1906-1911 - NNBW 1911-1937 - Ter Laan 1941 (DBNL) - G.P.M. Knuvelder, Beknopt handboek tot de geschiedenis der Nederlandse letterkunde. 1982 (10th ed.), p. 245: "Is het de lieftalligheid van de tweede Katharina geweest die hem inspireerde tot zijn grote produktie in deze jaren? [...] de tien bundels gedichten danken in elk geval ten dele hun inspiratie aan Katharina Schweickhardt." - Lauwerkrans 1997, p. 49, 67, 70, 73, 79, 93, 751, 776-780. - Komrij, Nederlandse kinderpoëzie, 2007 (2) - van den Berg/Couttenier 2009, 41, 75, 77, 87-8, 92-3 OTHER: - Saalmink 1993 (16 titels, I 239-240) - T. Streng - Zengers 2003 -Marita Mathijsen 2004; 231 online-portrait in DBNL and DVN
Websites: DVN: biografie
DBNL: info + portrait

Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 21 May 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 15 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 25 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 03 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 11 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 19 June 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 19 June 2013)
Janouk de Groot (update on 20 January 2014)
Janouk de Groot (update on 20 January 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 28 January 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 18 March 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 30 March 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 06 March 2015)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Adaptation of Robert Southey, Roderick the last of the Goth (1823)
E 2 *Katharina Schweickhardt, the author ()
E 3 *Poems in Almanak 1815 (1816)
E 4 *Translation of M. Buonarotti: *Des Christens uitboezeming ()
E 5 *Translation of poems by Byron (1815)
E 6 Aanwijzing der Oude en Nieuwere Dichters, door Mr. W. Bilderdijk en Vrouwe K.W. Bilderdijk [...] (1839)
E 7 Dargo (1820)
E 8 De Slaap: published in Nederlandsche Muzen-almanak (1831)
E 9 De dageraad; De zonnenondergang (1827)
E 10 De grijsaard en de jongeling (1800)
E 11 De moord van Woerden (1814)
E 12 De overstrooming (1808)
E 13 Elfriede (1808)
E 14 Feestzang (1815)
E 15 Gedichten & Nieuwe Gedichten (Schweikhardt) (1825)
E 16 Gedichten (Schweickhardt) (1827)
E 17 Gedichten voor Kinderen (1813)
E 18 Het weesjen / Het weesmeisje ()
E 19 Hollands verlossing (1813)
E 20 Huwelijk (poem in Vaderlandsche Letteroefeningen) (1812)
E 21 Jezus' lijden (1828)
E 22 Nagelaten gedichten van Vrouwe K.W. Bilderdijk (1833)
E 23 Nieuwe Dichtschakeering (met W. Bilderdijk) (1819)
E 24 Nieuwe gedichten (Schweickhardt) (1829)
E 25 Poëzy (Schweikhardt) (1820)
E 26 Ramiro (1809)
E 27 Vaderlandsche Uitboezemingen (with W. Bilderdijk) (1815)
E 28 Vrouwenbestemming (1817)
E 29 Wit en Rood (with W. Bilderdijk) (1818)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Deshoulières, Antoinette   -   Les Moutons
Xreception 2 Opie, Amelia   -   Poems