CLERCQ, Willem de

(1795–1844)
   Writer and merchant in Ams terdam. De Clercq was a member of the orthodox ProtestantReveil movement and a friend of the Romantic poets Willem Bilderdijk and Isaac da Costa. In 1824, he published a treatise on the influence of foreign literature on Dutch literature. A journal of his travels to St. Petersburg in 1816 was posthumously published in 1962, as was a small part of his extensive Dagboek [Journals] in 1869, edited by A. Pierson.

Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands. . 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Willem de Clercq — (Amsterdam, 15 January 1795 Amsterdam, 4 February 1844) was secretary (1824 , at its foundation) and later director (1831 ) of the Nederlandsche Handel Maatschappij (NHM). He is also known as a poet and as a leader of the Réveil, the Protestant… …   Wikipedia

  • Willem de Clercq — (* 15. Januar 1795 in Amsterdam; † 4. Februar 1844 ebenda) war ein niederländischer Schriftsteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Willem Pijper — (Zeist, September 8, 1894 Utrecht, March 18, 1947) was a Dutch composer, music critic and music teacher.LifePijper was born at Zeist, near Utrecht, on 8 September 1894 of strict Calvinist working class parents. His father, who sometimes played… …   Wikipedia

  • Willem Pijper — Willem Frederik Johannes Pijper (* 8. September 1894 in Zeist bei Utrecht; † 18. März 1947 in Leidschendam) war ein niederländischer Komponist. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Bedeutung 2 Werke 2.1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Willem Bilderdijk — (Amsterdam, September 7, 1756 Haarlem, December 31, 1831), Dutch poet, the son of an Amsterdam physician. When he was six years old an accident to his foot incapacitated him for ten years, and he developed habits of continuous and concentrated… …   Wikipedia

  • Clercq — De Clercq bzw. Clercq ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bart De Clercq (* 1986), belgischer Radrennfahrer Hans De Clercq (* 1969), belgischer Radsportler Louis De Clercq (1836–1901), französischer Fotograf Mario De Clercq (* 1966),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Willem Bilderdijk — Este artículo o sección necesita una revisión de ortografía y gramática. Puedes colaborar editándolo (lee aquí sugerencias para mejorar tu ortografía). Cuando se haya corregido, borra este aviso por favor …   Wikipedia Español

  • De Clercq — Clercq ist der Name folgender Personen: Hans De Clercq (* 1969), belgischer Radsportler Mario De Clercq (* 1966), belgischer Radsportler Peter De Clercq (* 1966), belgischer Radsportler Willem de Clercq (1795–1844), niederländischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Frederik Willem de Klerk — Infobox President name = Frederik Willem de Klerk order = 9th State President of South Africa 2nd Executive State President term start = 15 August 1989 term end = 10 May 1994 predecessor = Pieter Willem Botha successor = Nelson Mandela birth date …   Wikipedia

  • De Clercq — Not to be confused with Leclercq. De Clercq or de Clercq is a surname of Dutch origin. People with the name include: Bart De Clercq (b. 1986), Belgian professional bicycle road racer Daniël de Clercq (1854–1931), Dutch socialist and vegetarian… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.