Multatuli





Multatuli


Born
in Amsterdam, Netherlands
March 02, 1820

Died
February 19, 1887

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Eduard Douwes Dekker, better known by his pen name Multatuli (from Latin multa tuli, "I have suffered much"), was a Dutch writer famous for his satirical novel, Max Havelaar (1860) in which he denounced the abuses of colonialism in the colony of the Dutch East Indies (today's Indonesia).

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Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee...

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Saïdjah en Adinda

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Buah Renungan

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Verzamelde Werken Van Multa...

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The Oyster and the Eagle: S...

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Minnebrieven

3.70 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1861 — 3 editions
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Brieven van Multatuli

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“Dari hidup di kalangan yang memiliki pengaruh kemudian hidup di kalangan bawah masyarakat membuatnya mengetahui bahwa banyak kalangan masyarakat yang tidak memiliki pengaruh dan perlindungan apa-apa.”
Multatuli, Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company

“Yang terburuk dari adegan-adegan di panggung itu adalah orang menjadi begitu terbiasa dengan kebohongan sehingga mereka terbiasa melontarkan kekaguman dan bertepuk tangan.”
Multatuli, Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company

“I would like to meet myself sometime to see how I would look to myself. But I'd have to be in an extremely good state of mind on such a day, because I don't like unpleasantness.”
Multatuli, The Oyster and the Eagle: Selected Aphorisms and Parables

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