By A.E.C. Simoni
In could 1970 the twenty fifth anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands was once celebrated within the King's Library of the British Museum with an ex hibition of Dutch clandestine printing. The books proven have been a part of the massive assortment assembled within the intervening years through pass over Anna Simoni during her legitimate tasks within the division. it's been made up our minds that the scale and caliber of this assortment justify the e-book of a listing. For this, and the total indexes that have been supplied, credits is additionally as a result of leave out Simoni. The British Library Board needs to specific its deep appreciation of the generosity of the donors and helpers whose names are pointed out within the advent. ok. B. Gardner significant Keeper division of revealed Books creation the second one international warfare observed German rule prolonged over many nations the place most people have been essentially against the Nazi ide ology. In a majority of these enslaved international locations Resistance routine sprang up and so they took numerous kinds, the most very important of which used to be the paintings of the unlawful press. within the Netherlands, as in other places, below floor newspapers have been of the best political value. whilst various pamphlets helped to bolster the peo ple's will to proceed the fight and to shape public opinion on destiny developments.
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Born Rotterdam 1918. Trained at the Academy at The Hague and the New Art School, Amsterdam. Paintings, drawings, sculptures, murals, mosaics, typography, graphic arts. Received a number of prizes for graphic work. No. A8; K3, 4; V14. BOOST, CHARLES HENRI JOSEPH Artist. Born Breda 1907. Book illustrations, cartoons. No. W10. BOOY, THIJS DE Born Alphen aan den Rijn 1923. For a time private secretary to Princess Wilhelmina, author of The last years of Queen Wilhelmina and other books on the House of Orange.
Died Antwerp ca. 1350. BOOY 27 He was clerk of the city of Antwerp. His best known work is Der leken spieghel, written between 1325 and 1328. 23 - Hoe dichters dichten sullen. Amsterdam: AA Balkema, 1945. " A modern version by Bertus Aafjes of the medieval didactic poem on the need for truth in poetry, part of Jan van Boendale's Der leken spieghel, "The mirror of laymen". 100 copies printed by d'Oude Zoutkeet, Zaandijk. 212 x 118 mm. De Jong no. 93 AUB no. M. 13 - BOEREN See: AAFJES, BERTUS. BOESCHOTEN, KAREL CORNELIS VAN See: no.
De Jong no. 112 AUB no. M. 907/7210 BRANDSMA, TITUS Name in religion of Anno Sjoerd Brandsma. Born Ugoklooster, Friesland, 1881. Died Dachau 1942. Studied in Rome and became professor of philosophy at Nijmegen University. Encouraged the study of Frisian literature and popularised mystical works, especially those of St. Theresa whose biography he wrote while in Scheveningen prison where he also wrote poetry. His uncompromising opposition to National Socialism and defence of the Jews led to his imprisonment and death.
Publish and be Free: A catalogue of clandestine books printed in The Netherlands 1940–1945 in the British Library by A.E.C. Simoni