Quotes by William Camden

About William Camden:

William Camden was an English antiquarian, historian, topographer, and herald, best known as author of Britannia, the first chorographical survey of the islands of Great Britain and Ireland, and the Annales, the first detailed historical account of the reign of Elizabeth I of England.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Camden
  • Description(1551–1623) English antiquarian
  • BornMay 2, 1551
  • DiedNovember 9, 1623
  • CountryEngland
  • ProfessionArchaeologist; Historian