Die Meul Dreun
The original text
Based on and adapted from his own 1926 novel Die Meulenaar ("The miller") by Malherbe, considered the first and prototypical Afrikaans "farm novel", a story of unrecompensed love and devotion to the land, set in an idealized landscape of the Cape.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
1944: Performed by by K.A.T. in the Hofmeyr Theatre, Cape Town, during May, directed by Sarah Goldblatt. With J.H. Oosthuizen, Gert Pretorius, Elise Marais, Piet du Toit, C.E. van der Spuy, Gallie Muller, Jac Olivier, W.G. Meintjies.
Trek 8(24):15, 1944.
Christopher Heywood. 2004. A History of South African Literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Stellenbosch University Library catalogue
Typed list, E. Reyneke, 1978
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