Hüffer, Franz (Francis Hueffer) (M)

b. 22 May 1845. d. 19 January 1889. Nationality: German.
Translator, editor, music critic, and librettist. Born in Münster, Germany. Educated at the University of Göttingen. Moved to London in 1869. Assistant editor of *The Academy*. Editor of *New Quarterly Magazine*. Contributed to *Fortnightly Review*, *Musical World*, and *North British Review*. Music critic for *The Times*. Member of the Félibrige. Married Pre-Raphaelite artist and model Catherine Madox Brown (daughter of Ford Madox Brown) in 1872. Biographical information: “Oliver Maddox Hueffer”, *DLB*. (AC, DD)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Tragedy 1871-04-01 The Dark Blue Translator 164