Books by Paul Vincent


Paul Vincent taught Dutch at London University for many years, and since 1989 has been a freelance translator from Dutch and German. In fiction he has translated numerous modern classics from the Low Countries, including work by Couperus, Elsschot, Mulisch, Boon and Van den Brink. In addition he specialises in non-fiction, had has translated a wide range of poetry from the seventeenth century on. In 2007 he co-edited an anthology of twentieth-century stories, In Praise of Navigation . He is a member of the Society of Dutch Literature.


The Dedalus Book of Flemish Fantasy

Eric Dickens


Club Twisted

Paul Vincent


The Dinner Club

Saskia Noort


The Discovery of Heaven

Harry Mulisch



Tom Lanoye


The Woman Who Fed the Dogs

Kristien Hemmerechts


The Song and the Truth

Helga Ruebsamen


The Dying Peasant

Karel Van De Woestijne


The Roar of Morning

Tip Marugg


When 'Harey' Met Shakespeare

Paul Vincent


While the Gods Were Sleeping

Erwin Mortier


Duke of Egypt

Margriet De Moor


Le fantôme vert

Paul Vincent


Amsterdam Tales


Summer in Termuren

Louis Paul Boon


An English Anthology

Leonard Nolens


Metaphors of Memory: A History of Ideas about the Mind

D. Draaisma and Douwe Draaisma


Study Guide for the End Times

Paul Vincent