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Pieter Ecrevisse (1804–1879)

Ecrevisse, Pieter (ā-krā-vēs’). A Flemish novelist (1804–1879); born at Obbicht in Limburg. Of his numerous historical novels must be mentioned: ‘The Destruction of Maestricht’; ‘The De Witt Brothers.’ He is author also of some novels of society: ‘The Cancer of Cities’; ‘The Stepson’; ‘The Servingman of Kempen.’