Treasure Island

Jacobus Revius

(1586-1658 / Netherlands)

Do you like this poet?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Jacobus Revius (born Jakob Reefsen) (Deventer, November 1586 - Leiden, 15 November 1658) was a Dutch poet, Calvinist theologian and church historian. His most renowned collection of poems, the Over-ysselsche Sangen en Dichten (1630), forms a high point of Dutch baroque.


Revius was born to Ryck Reefsen, the mayor of Deventer, during the Dutch Revolt. Not long after his ... more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.

Comments about Jacobus Revius

There is no comment submitted by members..
Click here to write your comments about Jacobus Revius

Top Poets Updates

[Hata Bildir]