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A Declaration of the Demeanor and Cariage of Sir Walter Raleigh, Knight, aswell in his Voyage, as in, and sithence his Returne

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A Declaration of the Demeanor and Cariage of Sir Walter Raleigh, Knight, aswell in his Voyage, as in, and sithence his Returne

By Francis Bacon


This is the official apologia for Raleigh's execution at the order of King JamesI. It was composed, largely by Francis Bacon but also by the other commissioners who tried Raleigh and with additions by King James himself, only a few months after the events it describes and as quickly as humanly p…

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