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MY POOR RELATIONS: STORIES OF DUTCH PEASANT LIFE

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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., 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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Bookseller Inventory #
114177
Title
MY POOR RELATIONS: STORIES OF DUTCH PEASANT LIFE
Author
Maartens, Maarten (pseudonym of Joost Marius Willem Schwartz; later van der Poorten Schwartz)
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Publisher
Archibald Constable & Co.
Place of Publication
Westminster
Date published
1903
Keywords
Edwardian Fiction; (Short Stories)

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