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Gesigneerd; Lodewijk van Deyssel - Proza [Met uitvoerige opdracht] - 1943

Gesigneerd; Lodewijk van Deyssel - Proza [Met uitvoerige opdracht] - 1943

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Gesigneerd; Lodewijk van Deyssel - Proza [Met uitvoerige opdracht] - 1943
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Signed by author - Book

Copy with extensive dedication by Van Deyssel (15 lines!).

Proza. Een bloemlezing uit het werk van Lodewijk van Deyssel. (With extensive, handwritten dedication). Den Haag, Oceanus, 1943. Half-cloth. 232 pp. With portrait and facsimile. 1st edition. Newspaper portrait pasted in front, another pasted item (ex-libris?) has been removed.

With extensive handwritten dedication, dated ‘16 Augs 1943’, to the book collector W. van Spaendonck. This text is no less than 12 lines long + three lines of signature. Van Deyssel praises the city of Tilburg as ‘dat toonbeeld van stedelijke opkomst en bloei in de laatste halve-eeuw’ and also thinks back to his good acquaintances and relatives such as ‘de Diepens van eertijds’ and ‘mijn daar gelukkig getrouwd wonende peetekind Louise Mulder’.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Gesigneerd; Lodewijk van Deyssel
Book Title
Proza [Met uitvoerige opdracht]
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1943
Edition
Reprint
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Signed by author
Number of pages
232
Dimensions
24×17 cm
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