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Raleigh, Sir Walter
(b. Hayes, Devonshire, 1552; d. London, October 29th, 1618). The Discovery of the Large, Beautiful, and Rich Empire of Guiana (1596); A History of the World (1614); Advice to his Son, etc. Works in 1751 and 1829. For Biography, see the Lives by Whitehead, Oldys, Birch, Cayley (1805), Thomson (1830), Tytler (1833), Napier (1857), St. John (1868), and Edwards (1870); also, DIsraelis Curiosities of Literature, and Kingsleys Miscellanies. For Criticism, see The Edinburgh Review, vol. lxxi., and Hannahs edition of the Poems (1875). See also the Bibliography by T. N. Brushfield (1886).