Jan Bake (September 1, 1787]- March 26, 1864) was a Dutch philologist and critic. He was born at Leiden, and from 1817 to 1854 he was professor of Greek and Roman literature at the university.
His principal works are:-
Posidonii Rhodii Reliquiae Doctrinae (1810)
Cleomedis Circularis Doctrina de Sublimitate (1820)
Bibliotheca Critica Nova (1825-1831)
Scholica Hypomnemata (1837-1862), a collection of essays dealing mainly with Cicero and the Attic orators
Cicero, De Legibus (1842)
De Oratore (1863)
the Rhetorica of Apsines Longinus (1849).