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Author: Huber, Therese

Spouse/other names:Forster
Year of birth:1764
Year of death:1829
About her personal situation:Husbands: Georg Forster, Ludwig Huber.

Relations to other authors: Friend of Charrière, Isabelle de
Friend of Pichler, Karoline

Friend of Schlegel-Schelling, Caroline

About her professional situation:- She married Ludwig Ferdinand Huber (1764-1804), German writer and journalist, who translated English and French literature. From 1793-1804 Maria Therese Huber published her short stories under his name (almost sixty novels and stories). She edited `Sämtliche Werke seit dem Jahre 1802, nebst seiner Biographie' (4 vol. 1806-1819). In Germany she was one of the first female journalists, after 1807 she was a cooperator and from 1817 to 1823 general editor of the `Morgenblatt für gebildete Stande'. See Ingrid Glorie ed., `Aarnout Drost. “De eer des vaderlands gebiedt, dat men streng zij. Kritieken”, Amsterdam 2004, p. 162. - Traveller. - translator from french as a young girl, and also later, met Goethe (info J. van Deursen 2-5-2013, svd)
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "Her work Lettres sur la religion essentielle', which was translated into English and German, is opposed to dogma and the Church. It precedes the deism and sentimental philosophy of her compatriot Jean-Jacques Rousseau". - Mark Lehmstedt, Deutsche Literatur von Frauen. Berlin, Directmedia 2001 (Dig. Bibliothek 45 - CD-rom) Cf. - Cinq figures féminines méconnues du romantisme allemand, De Georges Solovieff. Paris, 2005.
Websites: Solovieff, online
M. Heuser about T. Huber
Arbeitsstelle Huber

Editors: gast (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 10 October 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 02 May 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 02 May 2013)

Works written by this author

E 1 *De vrolijke lieden van Knöringen (The merry songs of Knöringen) ()
E 2 *Therese Huber, the author ()
E 3 *verhaal/verhalen (titel(s) opz) (story/stories (title(s) 'opz')) (1832)
E 4 Bemerkungen über Holland aus dem Reisejournal einer deutschen Frau (1811)
E 5 Ellen Percy, oder Erziehung durch Schicksale (1822)
E 6 Franz und Josephe. Eine Erzählung, from Taschenbuch für Damen auf das Jahr 1802 (1802)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Charrière, Isabelle de   -   Lettres trouvées dans des portefeuilles d'émigrés
Xreception 2 Charrière, Isabelle de   -   Les ruïnes de Yedburg