Laurens Janszoon Coster

Welcome to the homepage of the Project Laurens Jansz. Coster. We are currently trying to set up a comprehensive collection of Dutch literary masterpieces on the World Wide Web. Although most of the pages here are (and will continue to be) in Dutch only we thought it useful for our visitors from abroad to have at least this page in English.

We now have the following authors and works present on this site:

The most well-known Dutch author of all times probably was Desiderius Erasmus. He wrote all of his works in Latin. A page for this important author can be found outside this site at
Here are some links to projects related to Coster in other languages:

Deze pagina in het Nederlands.
About the L. Jz. Coster project (in English)
Mail to Coster:
Webmaster Marc van Oostendorp
Our home is located in the Digital City of Amsterdam, a virtual town with hundreds of things to do, also for the visitor from abroad.