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Dutch

Verzameld werk. Deel 1

Gerard Reve (author), Nop Maas (editor)
Verzameld werk van de Nederlandse schrijver (1923- ).
Contains
Extra subject
verhalen, Reve, Gerard
Title
Verzameld werk. Deel 1
Author
Gerard Reve
Editor
Nop Maas
Language
Dutch
Edition
1
Publisher
Amsterdam: Veen, 1998
870 p.
ISBN
90-204-5745-4 (hardback)

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Paperbackversie van de bekende gebonden Veen-uitgave van het verzameld werk van de schrijver (1923-2006). Zes paperbacks in cassette; vrij kleine druk.

About Gerard Reve

Gerard Kornelis van het Reve (14 December 1923 – 8 April 2006) was a Dutch writer. He started writing as Simon Gerard van het Reve and adopted the shorter Gerard Reve [ˈɣeːrɑrt ˈreːvə] in 1973. Together with Willem Frederik Hermans and Harry Mulisch, he is considered one of the "Great Three" (De Grote Drie) of Dutch post-war literature. His 1981 novel De vierde man (The Fourth Man) was the basis for Paul Verhoeven's 1983 film.

Reve was one of the first homosexual authors to come out in the Netherlands. He often wrote explicitly about erotic attraction, sexual relations and intercourse between men, which many readers considered shocking. However, he did this in an ironic, humorous and recognizable way, which contributed to making homosexuality acceptable for many of his readers. Another main theme, often in combinatio…Read more on Wikipedia