Blanken, Gerard Hendrik

ALSO APPEARS IN THE ARCHIVE AS: Blanken, G. H. - Toynbee, A.

Gerard Henrik Blanken (1902-1986) was a Dutch scholar in Modern Greek studies and a Byzantinist. He studied Classics in Leiden (Netherlands), Paris (France) and Athens (Greece). He translated poems by Cavafy into Dutch and published articles and monographs about the Greeks in Corsica, Anna Komnene, Kalvos, Cavafy, etc.