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  1. Richard,1552?–1616, English geographer and editor of explorers' narratives.
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Examples from the Web for hakluyt

Historical Examples of hakluyt

  • This was Hakluyt, who must have been known to Lyly; and for the following reason.

    John Lyly

    John Dover Wilson

  • (Bohn's), is the following, purporting to be from Hakluyt, vol.

  • The "Travaile" was first published by the Hakluyt Society in 1849.

    The Story of Pocahantas

    Charles Dudley Warner

  • The words of the grant are handed down to us by Hakluyt, vol.

  • Hakluyt must then have misunderstood it to mean that they were taken on the voyage of 1498.

British Dictionary definitions for hakluyt


  1. Richard. ?1552–1616, English geographer, who compiled The Principal Navigations, Voyages, and Discoveries of the English Nation (1589)
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