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Richard Hakluyt
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Richard Hakluyt was born in London, probably in 1552. His father, also Richard Hakluyt, who died in 1557, was a member of the Skinners’ Company. The name Hakluyt is thought to be of Welsh origin, although Dutch has also been suggested (Laughton, ‘Hakluyt, Richard’, p. 11; variant spellings include Hackellet, Hackeluite, Hackeluett and Hacluit). The younger Richard (also…

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Bennett, Clinton, “Richard Hakluyt”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 28 November 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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