Quotes by Willem Elsschot

About Willem Elsschot:

Alphonsus Josephus de Ridder was a Belgian writer and poet who wrote under the pseudonym Willem Elsschot (pronounced [???l?m ??lsx?t]). A number of his works have been translated into English.

Author Bio

  • NameWillem Elsschot
  • DescriptionFlemish writer
  • BornMay 7, 1882
  • DiedMay 31, 1960
  • CountryBelgium
  • ProfessionPoet; Writer
  • AwardsConstantijn Huygens Prize