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AALST, H. VAN - C.J. & A.J. JANSEN(Editors), Onder Martieners en Bietsers. Dertig jaar uit mijn leven in volkslogementen en in de woonwagen. Edited by C.J. & A.J. Jansen . [Eerste druk; First edition].
Rotterdam, De Combinatie, [....], 1946 Small stout 8. Original clothbacked boards. Covertitle in bold black type with a tinted line-illustration at tail. Hftitle(verso blank). 224pp. explanatory notes to gypsy-slang terms and expressions printed at tail-margins.
Dutch language autobiography in which an authentic and detailed picture is drawn of author's career as a travelling forestaller of copperwork staying over in local inns for a period of some 14 years and aftewards in a mobile home (a caravan), including his relations with gypsies and other street hawkers. An interesting narrative. Good copy. (front edge a bit foxed).

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Book nr.: 54540