Book
Dutch

Een revolverschot

Virginie Loveling (author), Leen Huet (author of introduction)
Title
Een revolverschot / Virginie Loveling ; inl. Leen Huet
Author
Virginie Loveling
Author of introduction
Leen Huet 1966-
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Amsterdam: Atlas, 1998 | Other editions
158 p.
ISBN
90-254-2327-2

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 42 times in Flemish libraries

About Virginie Loveling

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Virginie (Marie) Loveling (17 May 1836 – 1 December 1923) was a Flemish author of poetry, novels, essays and children's stories. She also wrote under the pseudonym W. E. C. Walter.

Biography

Virginie Loveling was born in Nevele in East Flanders, Belgium. She was the younger sister of Rosalie Loveling, also an author, with whom she co-wrote part of her oeuvre. After the death of their father, Herman Loveling, the family moved to Ghent, where the sisters moved in circles of French-speaking, mainly anti-clerical intelligentsia before eventually returning to Nevele.

Together with her sister, she wrote realistic and descriptive poetry with a romantic undertone. They also published two collections of essays on rural communities as well as on city bourgeoisie.

After her sister's death in 1875, she authored children's stories along with novels and essays that paint a poign…Read more on Wikipedia