Naubert, Christiane Benedikte (1756–1819)

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Naubert, Christiane Benedikte (1756–1819)

German novelist and translator. Name variations: Benedikte Naubert. Born Christiane Benedikte Eugenie Hebenstreit, Sept 13, 1756, in Leipzig, Germany; died Jan 12, 1819, in Leipzig; m. Lorenz Holderieder, 1797 (died 1800); m. Johann Georg Naubert.

Educated in science, music, and classical languages, published over 80 works, which draw upon folktales and medieval legends, including Heerfort und Klärchen (1779), Walter von Montbarry, Großmeister des Tempelordens (1786), Die neuen Volksmärchen der Deutschen (The New German Folktales, 4 vols., 1789–93), and Velleda: Ein Zauberroman (1795).

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