Lot 152: HAVERSCHMIDT Jr., Fr. De geschiedenis van den kleinen Bob (&) Dikke mensche
November 15, 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
HAVERSCHMIDT Jr., Fr. De geschiedenis van den kleinen Bob (&) Dikke menschen. N.d. Manuscript on laid paper (watermark: Dutch lion w. a sword in a crowned medallion w. inscription 'Pro Patria Eendragt Maakt Magt'). 32 pp. 4°. Loose in cont. limp cardboard wrps. Two stories by Fr. Haverschmidt copied in manuscript by his son François ('Frank') Haverschmidt jr. (1869-1928) who is said to have copied all his father's unpublished work. Rob Nieuwenhuys edited the stories for the first time in 1983 in 'Met gedempte stem'. 'De geschiedenis van den kleinen Bob' was the story of Haverschmidt's first son Nico who died before his second birthday (December 3rd 1866 - July 29th 1868).
Estimated Price: € 150