Sir Henry Wotton (1568-1639), Diplomat and poet
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Diplomat and author, who was Britain's ambassador to Venice for nearly twenty years. From 1624, as Provost of Eton, he followed a literary career and wrote lives of his friends John Donne and Izaak Walton.
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woodcut, published 1684
Literature, Journalism and Publishing
Politics, Government and Diplomacy
Ambassadors and diplomats