De Montfordts

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De Montfordts ("The Montfordts") is a family drama in five acts by A. Bergh (fl. 1870s).

The title is sometimes found as De Montfordt's

The original text

Written for the Rederijkers and published by Schuitemaker in Purmerende, 1875.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1886: Performed as De Montfordt's in the Oddfellows Hall, Cape Town, by Aurora II on 10 December, with De Zwarte Kapitein (Leonard).

Sources

Louis B. Petit. 1887. Catalogus Der Bibliotheek Van de Maatschappij Der Nederlandsche Letterkunde Te Leiden., Part 2 (Brill Archive), Google E-book[1]

G. Kalff. 1912. Geschiedenis der Nederlandsche Letterkunde. Deel 7: p.688[2]

F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: pp. 474

Ingmar Koch. 1997. Het ochtendgloren boven Kaapstad. Nederlandse rederijkers in Kaapstad, Tydskrif vir Nederlands & Afrikaans. (4de Jaargang, Nommer 2. Desember)[3]

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