9 June 1998,
Price realised NLG 3,229
NLG 3,000 - NLG 4,000
Hendrik Nicolaas Werkman
Ascencus ad Inferos (M.HP 42-g13)
the booklet, 1942, covers and four pages, with stencil-printed frontcover in colours, on used laid paper, with text by S. Vestdijk en F.R.A. Henkels, from the edition of 50, published by De Blauwe Schuit (Logboek 17), bound, generally in good condition
S. 235 x 185 mm.
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Due to papershortage during the second World War Werkman used for the present booklet the sheets of an hundred years old household record from the seminary in which the author was taken hostage by the German occupying forces.
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