This website was commenced as a supporting medium for the television show ‘De zomer van 1823’ (the summer of 1823). On this website, we follow the route Van Lennep walked in 1823.

The website is about 19th-centruy writer Jacob van Lennep. Here you can find information and material from the series ‘De zomer van 1823’ (The summer of 1823). The extensive descriptions of places, book-fragments, radio-reports and video-fragments, depict a vibrant image of the Netherlands before the industrial revolution.