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50 Dutch & Flemish Novelists

By: De Wit, Joost, Compiler—Stanley H. Barkan, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications Foundation for Translations: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC118.1


"When this project was conceived by Joost de Wit, director of the Foundation for the Promotion of the Translation of Dutch Literary Works, to prepare fifty four-page promotional folios on Dutch and Flemish novelists, it was with a view towards interesting American editors and publishers in publishing these novelists—heretofore or relatively unknown to them—in English. Once the folios were completed, however, it became apparent that the collected set could provide an... View more info

50 Dutch & Flemish Novelists

By: De Wit, Joost, Compiler—Stanley H. Barkan, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications / Foundation for Translations: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC118.2


"When this project was conceived by Joost de Wit, director of the Foundation for the Promotion of the Translation of Dutch Literary Works, to prepare fifty four-page promotional folios on Dutch and Flemish novelists, it was with a view towards interesting American editors and publishers in publishing these novelists—heretofore or relatively unknown to them—in English. Once the folios were completed, however, it became apparent that the collected set could provide an... View more info

Love, Greatly Enlarged

By: Vroman, Leo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New Yor, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC850.1


A bilingual (Dutch-English) scientiifc epic love poem by Holland's leading poet / artist / scientist. "Leo Vroman is that increasingly rare phenomenon in our time: a happy man. As the French author Coletee said: 'It take a kind of genius to be happy.' There are then three reasons to attribute genius to Vroman: first, as biomaterial sceintist, author of BLOOD and othr scientific treatises; secon, as poet, author of more than forty volumes of verse, prose, and drawing; ... View more info

Love, Greatly Enlarged

By: Vroman, Leo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC850.2


A bilingual (Dutch-English) scientiifc epic love poem by Holland's leading poet / artist / scientist. "Leo Vroman is that increasingly rare phenomenon in our time: a happy man. As the French author Coletee said: 'It take a kind of genius to be happy.' There are then three reasons to attribute genius to Vroman: first, as biomaterial sceintist, author of BLOOD and othr scientific treatises; secon, as poet, author of more than forty volumes of verse, prose, and drawing; ... View more info

Love, Greatly Enlarged

By: Vroman, Leo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC850.3


A bilingual (Dutch-English) scientiifc epic love poem by Holland's leading poet / artist / scientist. "Leo Vroman is that increasingly rare phenomenon in our time: a happy man. As the French author Coletee said: 'It take a kind of genius to be happy.' There are then three reasons to attribute genius to Vroman: first, as biomaterial sceintist, author of BLOOD and othr scientific treatises; secon, as poet, author of more than forty volumes of verse, prose, and drawing; ... View more info

Flight 800 / Vlucht 800

By: Vroman, Leo, author-artist

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1997

Edition: First / Limited Signed & Numbered

Inscription: In Memoriam to the victims of the tragedy

Seller ID: CCCLTD2


A poetic-scientific, bilingual (Dutch-English) mini-epic depicting the tragedy of Flight 800 by Holland's leading poet, artist, scientist, currently living in Ft. Worth, Texas: "Better homesick than Holland." Leo Vroman was born in 1915, in Gouda, and studied biology in Utrecht, the Netherlands, where he met Georgine Sanders ("Tineke") who had come from Indonesia to study medicine. He escaped to England when his country surrendered to Germany in 1940, went to Indonesia... View more info

Mrs. Kennedy

By: Vroman, Leo--Poet-Artist

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1990

Edition: First

Inscription: In Memoriam JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY (1917-1963)

Seller ID: CCCLTD3


A bilingual (Dutch-English) paean to the widow of JFK, Mrs. Kennedy--Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis--written in Dutch the week of the assassination and translated into English 25 years later by Holland's leading poet/artist/scientist. View more info