Author:Walter Raleigh (1554-1618)
|←Author Index: Ra||Walter Raleigh
(c. 1554 – 1618)
|famed as a writer, poet, spy, and explorer
Note that many alternate spellings of his surname exist, including Rawley, Ralegh, and Rawleigh; although "Raleigh" appears most commonly today, he himself used that spelling only once. His most consistent preference was for "Ralegh".
Works about RaleighEdit
- "The Sweet Trinity", anonymous ballad
- "Ralegh, Walter (1552?-1618)," in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.
- "Ralegh, Walter," by Isa Carrington Cabell in Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography, New York: D. Appleton and Co. (1891)
- "Raleigh, Sir Walter," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons (1910)
- "Raleigh, Sir Walter," by David Hannay in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911)
- "Raleigh, Sir Walter," in The New Student's Reference Work, Chicago: F.E. Compton and Co. (1914)
- "Raleigh, Sir Walter" in Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography Volume 1, Lewis Historical Publishing Company, (1915)