Definition of Van der Post, Sir Laurens in English:

Van der Post, Sir Laurens

proper noun

  • (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.

Pronunciation:

Van der Post, Sir Laurens

/ˌvan də ˈpɒst/