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MY POOR RELATIONS: STORIES OF DUTCH PEASANT LIFE

by Maartens, Maarten (pseudonym of Joost Marius Willem Schwartz; later van der Poorten Schwartz)

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Westminster: Archibald Constable & Co., Ltd, 1903.. Octavo, original dark gray green cloth. First edition. Dutch author who wrote in English and published eighteen books of fiction between 1889 and 1914. For a brief sketch of the writing career of van der Poorten Schwartz (1858-1915) see Kemp, Mitchell and Trotter, Edwardian Fiction, p. 253. The present volume collects fourteen short stories. Several damp stains to rear cover, else a very good copy. (#114177)



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