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Author: Bölte, Amely

Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1811
Year of death:1891
About her personal situation:*ARRANGER MARIAGE (svd) Lived in England for a time (Bachleitner 2000).

Relations to other authors: Acquaintance of Weber, Mathilde

Friend of Martineau, Harriet
Friend of Gaskell, Elizabeth
Niece of Tarnow, Fanny
Friend of Lewald, Fanny
Friend of Hahn-Hahn, Ida von

About her professional situation:Buck: translator from English novels; took up the cause of poor and unemployed women Publication(s) in Dutch feminist press (Ons Streven), (source: Jensen, "Bij uitsluiting voor de vrouwelijke sekse geschikt", 2001, p. 259) [E.N. sept. 2005]
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "She modelled herself on Charlotte Brontë, writing in the genre of the 'governess novel'". Cf. - "'Ich fuehlte immer, dass ich auf Glas stand'. Fremdheit bei Amelie Boelte (1811-1891)", in Caroline Bland and Elisa Mueller-Adams (eds), _Schwellenueberschreitungen. Politik in der Literatur von deutschsprachigen Frauen 1780-1918_. Bielefeld, Aisthesis Verlag, 2007, p. 227-248.

Editors: Chawton2008 (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 15 March 2012)
Gudrun Wedel (update on 02 May 2013)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Nieuw Vrouwenbrevier (New Woman breviary) ()
E 2 Das Forsthaus (1855)
E 3 Die Welfenbraut (1867)
E 4 Elisabeth, oder eine deutsche Jane Eyre (1873)
E 5 Fanny Tarnow. Ein Lebensbild (1865)
E 6 Franziska von Hohenheim. Eine morganatische Ehe (1863)
E 7 Frau von Krudener als Weltdame (1861)
E 8 Frau von Stael (1859)
E 9 Harriet Wilson (1862)
E 10 Louise oder eine Deutsche in England (1846)
E 11 Maria Antonia, oder Dresden vor 100 Jahren, Zeitbild (1860)
E 12 Visitenbuch eines deutschen Arztes in London (1852)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Brontë, Charlotte   -   Jane Eyre
Xreception 2 Brontë, Charlotte   -   Jane Eyre
Xreception 3 Brontë, Charlotte   -   Jane Eyre
Xreception 4 Gaskell, Elizabeth   -   Mary Barton, a Tale of Manchester Life
Xreception 5 Hahn-Hahn, Ida von   -   *Ida von Hahn-Hahn, the author
Xreception 6 Krüdener, Varvara Juliana von   -   *Barbara Juliane von Krüdener, the author
Xreception 7 Martineau, Harriet   -   The Hour and the Man. A historical romance.
Xreception 8 Staël, Germaine de   -   *Germaine de Staël, the author
Xreception 9 Tarnow, Fanny   -   *Fanny Tarnow, the author