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Author: Reeve, Clara

Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1729
Year of death:1807
About her personal situation:Standardizingsvdfeb14 Origin • Place of birth: Ipswich, England • Place(s) of residence: Colchester • Place of death: Ipswich, England National identity • Nationality: English • First languages: English Marital status: - Not yet checked Number of children : Not yet checked Social class: - Middle class Education: - Not yet checked Religion [/ideology]: - Protestant

Relations to other authors:

About her professional situation:standardizingsvdfeb14 Authorial attribution: - Maiden name Profession(s) and other activities : - Translator - Fiction writer/novelist - Poet Languages in which she wrote : - English Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Not yet checked Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Not yet checked Memberships - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Spender, Mothers - J. Grieder, Translations of French sentimental prose fiction, 1975, p. 40. ON REEVE: - Gary Kelly, ‘Reeve, Clara (1729–1807)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2010 [, accessed 27 Feb 2014]: MCL Feb2014 HERA
Websites: Short bibliography Literary Gothic (portrait)

Editors: Johanneke Straasheijm (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 13 February 2014)
Marina Cano Lopez (update on 27 February 2014)
Marina Cano Lopez (update on 27 February 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Clara Reeve, the author ()
E 2 Destination, or memoirs of a private family (1799)
E 3 Memoirs of Sir Roger de Clarendon (1793)
E 4 Original poems on several occassions (1769)
E 5 Plans of education (1792)
E 6 The Champion Of Virtue. A Gothic Story (1777)
E 7 The Exiles; or, Memoirs of the Count de Cronstadt (1788)
E 8 The History of Charoba (1785)
E 9 The Progress of Romance (1785)
E 10 The old English baron (1778)
E 11 The school for widows (1791)
E 12 The two mentors, a modern story (1783)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité de   -   Oeuvres complètes de Madame de Genlis
Xreception 2 Graffigny, Françoise de   -   Lettres d'une Péruvienne
Xreception 3 Graffigny, Françoise de   -   Lettres d'une Péruvienne
Xreception 4 Leprince de Beaumont, Jeanne Marie   -   Oeuvres complètes de Madame Leprince de Beaumont