Een Leugentje om Bestwil

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Een Leugentje om Bestwil (lit. "A little lie for the sake of good") is a play in two acts for young people by A. Ising (Arnold Leopold Hendrik Ising, 1824-1898 )[1].

The original text

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1877: Performed in the Athenaeum Hall, Cape Town by the Rederijkerskamer De Eendracht on 21 June, as an afterpiece to Het Testament, of De Halve Banknoot (Faddegon).


F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1916. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: p.448, .

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