Author:William Harrison (1534-1593)

William Harrison
English clergyman whose Description of England was produced as part of the publishing venture of a group of London stationers who produced Raphael Holinshed's Chronicles (1577 and 1587).


  • "Description of England", in Holinshed's The Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1577)
    • reissued in revised form in 1587

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