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Herbert [Harbert], William (1583?–1628), poet and adventurer

Leo Daugherty.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Maps and Map-making; History of the Americas; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1449 words.

Herbert [Harbert], William (1583?–1628), poet and adventurer, was born in Glamorgan, the son of Nicholas Herbert (1543–1601), writer, pirate, merchant, and public official, and either his...

Parmenius, Stephen [István Budai] (d. 1583), Latin poet and explorer in America

David B. Quinn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maps and Map-making; History of the Americas; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 557 words.

Parmenius, Stephen [István Budai] (d. 1583), Latin poet and explorer in America, was probably born in Ráckeve, Hungary (now Cluj in Romania), the son of István Budai, a name he also bore...