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Hubert Korneliszoon Poot (1689–1733)

Poot, Hubert Korneliszoon (pōt). A Dutch poet; born at Abtswoud, South Holland, Jan. 29, 1689; died at Delft, Dec. 31, 1733. His countrymen called him “the Hesiod of Holland.” He published ‘Miscellaneous Poems’ (1716; to which succeeded a second volume, 1728, and a third, 1735).