Laurence Alma-Tadema entry: Overview screen.
Laurence (then Laurense) Alma-Tadema was born in Brussels
to parents who married in 1863; she was probably their first child.
LAT published her first novel, Love's Martyr
.A Dutch version appeared the same year: Liefde's Lijden
, translated by Anna Marie van Deventer-Busken Huet.
LAT had printed at Wittersham
in a limited edition of two hundred and fifty copies for private circulation only, The Divine Orbit, Seventeen Sonnets
, with the same dark grey-blue cover that she had previously used.
12 March 1940
LAT died in her mid-seventies, at a nursing home in London