Reve en de Dood: Dutch text with supporting illustrations by Eric J. Coolen.
Author: Nop Maas (1949) is a Dutch literary historian. After his study he devoted himself entirely to writing books, mainly on nineteenth - century authors. From the nineties onwards he increasingly dedicated himself to modern authors. Three biographies of Gerard Reve written by Maas were published.
Illustrator: Eric J. Coolen (1965) is illustrator at the Ampzing Genootschap. Much of his work can be found in newspapers, magazines, periodicals and books. He is a great admirer of Edward Hopper, MC Escher, Carel Willink, Hergé and Joost Veerkamp. The influences of these artists are evident in his work.