Comprehensive information about Willem Bilderdijk including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Willem Bilderdijk (Amsterdam, September 7, 1756 - Haarlem, December 18, 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 study. His parents were ardent partisans of the House of Orange-Nassau, and Bilderdijk grew up with strong monarchical and Calvinistic convictions. This educational Willem Bilderdijk resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.
Articles about Willem Bilderdijk or articles that mention Willem Bilderdijk.
Here are a few random quotes by Willem Bilderdijk.
All Willem Bilderdijk Quotes