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Raleigh, Walter Sir 1552?-1618

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Works: 2,069 works in 5,747 publications in 3 languages and 111,843 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pamphlets  Charts, diagrams, etc  Biographies  Portraits  Privileges and immunities 
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Roles: Author, Lyricist, Editor, Attributed name, Composer, Other, Dubious author, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
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Most widely held works about Walter Raleigh
 
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The history of the world by Walter Raleigh( Book )

88 editions published between 1614 and 2014 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of Sir Walter Ralegh by Walter Raleigh( Book )

55 editions published between 1814 and 2000 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five courtier poets of the English Renaissance by Robert M Bender( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jacob Leisler, a merchant and politician in colonial New York who seized the reigns of British colonial government in 1689 and held them until 1691
The historie of the world : in five books ... by Walter Raleigh( Book )

52 editions published between 1628 and 2015 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last voyages--Cavendish, Hudson, Ralegh : the original narratives by Cavendish( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of the large, rich, and beautiful empire of Guiana : with a relation of the great and golden city of Manoa ... etc. performed in the year 1595 by Walter Raleigh( Book )

43 editions published between 1596 and 2010 in English and French and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) early accounts of exploration. The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. This volume, edited by Robert Schomburgk and first published in 1848, presents documents written by Sir Walter Raleigh following his expeditions to Guyana in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. The title text recounts the events of Raleigh's first voyage, including his encounters with the Spanish and the quest for the legendary city of Manoa, and is accompanied by two documents that had not previously been published. The book also includes a detailed introduction and extensive explanatory notes, providing key biographical and historical information
Remains of Sir Walter Raleigh by Walter Raleigh( Book )

29 editions published between 1657 and 1983 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse of sea-ports : principally of the port and haven of Dover by Walter Raleigh( Book )

13 editions published between 1700 and 1983 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also attributed to Dudley Digges. Cf. BM; DNB. Edited by Sir Henry Sheeres. "Never before made publick. Reproduction of original in Dulwich College Library, Dulwich, England. (marc) 12404109. (stc) Wing R157. (vid) 61336. (DLPS) A57367.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A57367.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Harbors -- England. Digges, Dudley, 1583-1639. Dover (England) -- Harbor. Great Britain -- Defenses. Sheeres, Henry, d. 1710
A Cleare and evident way for enriching the nations of England and Ireland and for setting very great numbers of poore on work by I. D( Book )

18 editions published between 1650 and 2005 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to a breviary of the history of England : with the reign of King William the I, entitled the Conqueror by Walter Raleigh( Book )

24 editions published between 1693 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Running title: The reign of William the I. The introduction (p. 1-24) may have been written by Raleigh; the breviary (p. 24-77) appears to be an epitome of a section of Daniel's The collection of the history of England, but may antedate it. Cf. Brushfield, T.N. Bibliography of Sir Walter Raleigh, 1908. Portrait of Raleigh signed: F.H. van Hove. Advertisements: p. [1]-[3] at end. Reproduction of original in Harvard University Libraries. (marc) 12381411. (stc) Wing R169. (stc) Arber's Term cat. II 440. (stc) Brushfield 240. (vid) 60770. (DLPS) A57453.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A57453.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Great Britain -- History -- William I, 1066-1087. Daniel, Samuel, 1562-1619. Van Hove, Frederick Hendrick
The discovery of Guiana : with related documents by Walter Raleigh( Book )

20 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Raleigh was a famed English writer, poet, soldier, courtier, and explorer. In 1594, he came into possession of a Spanish account of a great golden city at the headwaters of the Caroní River, and a year later he explored what is now eastern Venezuela in search of Manoa, the legendary city in question. Once back in England, he published The Discovery of Guiana an account of his voyage which made exaggerated claims as to what had been discovered. The book can be seen as a contribution to the El Dorado legend
Voyages and travels : ancient and modern by Herodotus( Book )

2 editions published between 1910 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Ralegh by Robert Lacey( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the events of Raleigh's colorful life and provides insight into his temperament and ambitions in this penetrating portrait
Sir Walter Raleigh by Willard Mosher Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Raleigh was truly the Renaissance man of Elizabethan England: soldier and diplomat serving in the wars between Spain and England, courtier and Captain of the Queen's Guard in Elizabeth's flamboyant court, explorer of a New World and colonizer of Virginia, member of Parliament and devotee of science, musician and literary patron, historian and poet. A dashing and complex figure, often in advance of his times and rebellious against them, Raleigh had the misfortune not simply to combine brilliance and versatility with arrogance and intolerance, but to live beyond the expansiveness of Elizabeth's reign into the sober times of her successor, James Stewart. Knighted by the Queen, Raleigh enjoyed her favor until he was eclipsed by Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. Thereafter his fortunes fell, and he was finally imprisoned and tried by James I on grounds of treason. This book, conveying the excitement and flavor of Raleigh and his times, offers a new judgment of the man, and particularly of the famous trial that led to his imprisonment in the Tower and to his subsequent execution for treason. Mr. Wallace points out that, though the charges against Raleigh were questionable, the trial was legally just. On the other hand, the law itself, the court procedure, and the behavior of the prosecutor, Sir Edward Coke, were essentially unjust. After Raleigh's death, jurists rallied to his defense, and changes in law and procedure were finally instituted. The trial thus has a historic importance not only in Raleigh's life but also in English legal history. Originally published in 1959. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of
Silver poets of the sixteenth century( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sir Walter Ralegh : his family and private life by A. L Rowse( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowse, a top British historian, offers a good look at Walter Raleigh's influence on the Court of Queen Elizabeth I. An Elizabethian diary discovered in 1960 has offered new insight into his secret marriage to Elizabeth Throckmorton, one of the Queen's Ladies in Waiting
 
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Last voyages--Cavendish, Hudson, Ralegh : the original narratives
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The discovery of the large, rich, and beautiful empire of Guiana : with a relation of the great and golden city of Manoa ... etc. performed in the year 1595The discovery of Guiana : with related documentsVoyages and travels : ancient and modernSir Walter RaleghSir Walter Ralegh and the quest for El DoradoSir Walter Raleigh1601 ; and, Is Shakespeare dead?