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Van der Post, Sir Laurens Syllabification: Van der Post, Sir Laurens
Pronunciation: /ˌvan dər ˈpōst/

Definition of Van der Post, Sir Laurens in English:

( 1906–96), South African explorer and writer; full name Sir Laurens Jan Van der Post. His books, including Venture to the Interior (1952) and The Lost World of the Kalahari (1958), combine travel writing and descriptions of fauna with philosophical speculation.

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