Everhardus Johannes Potgieter

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everhardus johannes potgieter

Dutch prose writer and poet who tried to set new standards and encourage national consciousness in his journal De gids ("The Guide"), which was founded in 1837, and who anticipated the literary revival of the 1880s.

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