P.C. Boutens - Strofen uit de nalatenschap van Andries de Hoghe. Naar het handschrift uitgegeven
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Andries de Hoghe [= P.C. Boutens] - Strofen uit de nalatenschap van Andries de Hoghe. Naar het handschrift uitgegeven door P.C. Boutens - Bussum - C.A.J. van Dishoeck - 1919 - 1e druk - xii, 74 [= 72] pp - Linnen band - 13 x 20 cm.
Condition: Good - with bookstore label and owner's entry (1938) on endpaper.
A collection of poems with homo-erotic poetry, presented as if it were by a poet who died at a young age. PC Boutens (1870-1943) maintained the mystification until his death, but in 1983 it was definitively shown that Boutens himself was hidden behind the pseudonym. With index on opening lines.
¶ Bound first edition in flexible green cloth binding. According to Rijkse 2.55, the circulation of the 'regular edition' will not have been more than 300 copies. There was also a deluxe edition of 30 copies on 'Japanese paper'.
ADDED: a second edition of 'Vergeten Liedjes' from the year MCMX (1910) in the same design and format (blue linen, nicely rough-cut paper). Same name of previous owner on title page (May 1936).