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Richard Hakluyt (, , or ) (c. 1552 or 1553 — 23 November 1616) was an English writer. He is principally remembered for his efforts in promoting and supporting the settlement of North America by the English through his works, notably Divers Voyages Touching the Discoverie of America (1582) and The Principal Navigations, Voiages, Traffiques and Discoueries of the English Nation (1589—1600).

Educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, Oxford, between 1583 and 1588 Hakluyt was chaplain and secretary to Sir Edward Stafford, English ambassador at the French court. An ordained priest, Hakluyt held important positions at Bristol Cathedral and Westminster Abbey and was personal chaplain to Sir Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, principal Secretary of State to Elizabeth I and James I. He was the chief promoter of a petition to James I for letters patent to colonize Virginia, which were granted to the London Company and Plymouth Company (referred to collectively as the Virginia Company) in 1606.

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Total Books: 290
The Discovery Of Muscovy From The Collections Of Richard Hakluyt
2011 - The Discovery of Muscovy From the Collections of Richard Hakluyt (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781245051019
ISBN-10: 1245051016
Genre: History
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The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques And Discoveries Of The English Nation V 5
The Texts and Versions of John De Plano Carpini and William De Rubruquis As Printed for the First Time by Hakluyt in 1598 Together with Some Shorter Pieces
Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent Collected and Published by Richard Hakluyt
2010 - Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent Collected and Published By Richard Hakluyt [Cambridge Library Collection - Hakluyt First Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781108008044
ISBN-10: 1108008046
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Voyages of the Elizabethan Seamen to America Thirteen Original Narratives from the Collection of Hakluyt
Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent
Stories From Hakluyt
2010 - Stories From Hakluyt (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781153176934
ISBN-10: 1153176939
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Stories From Hakluyt Selected and Edited by Richard Wilson
2010 - Stories From Hakluyt Selected and Edited By Richard Wilson (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781153252461
ISBN-10: 1153252465
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Voyages of the Elizabethan Seamen to America Select Narratives from the Principal Navigations of Hakluyt
The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation Volume 1
The Principal Navigators Voyages Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation Volume X
The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques
2010 - The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781153097079
ISBN-10: 1153097079
Genre: Travel
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Early English and French Voyages Chiefly from Hakluyt 1534-1608
2010 - Early English and French Voyages Chiefly From Hakluyt 1534-1608 (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781141949311
ISBN-10: 1141949318
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The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques  Discoveries of the English Nation
2010 - The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques Discoveries of the English Nation (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781141993796
ISBN-10: 1141993791
Genre: Travel
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The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation Made by Sea or Over-Land to the Remote Ad Farthest Distant Quarters  of These 1600 Yeares
Voyages of the Elizabethan Seamen to America  Select Narratives From the 'principal Navigations' of Hakluyt
2009 - Voyager's Tales [EasyRead Large Bold Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2007 - The Discovery of Muscovy [Dodo Press] (Paperback)Paperback
2004 - The Free Sea [Natural Law and Enlightenment Classics] (Hardcover)Paperback
1999 - Discourse of Western Planting [Hakluyt Society Extra] (Hardcover)
1987 - Voyages to the VIrginia Colonies [Ser Century Travellers] (Paperback)
1973 - Virginia Voyages [Oxford English memoirs and travels] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 1 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 2 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 3 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 4 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 5 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 6 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 7 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
1962 - Voyages and Discoveries Volume 8 [Everyman's Library] (Hardcover)
Voyages and Documents [World's Classics] (Hardcover)
Selections [English Texts] (Hardcover)