The Trial of Sir Walter Raleigh

  title={The Trial of Sir Walter Raleigh},
  author={Harry Lushington Sir Stephen},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Historical Society},
  pages={172 - 187}
  • H. L. Stephen
  • Published 1 December 1919
  • History
  • Transactions of the Royal Historical Society
The subject of my paper is the trial of Sir Walter Raleigh. I propose to confine what I have to say to that subject, and consequently to consider legal rather than historical matters, as far as the two can be distingished, but I hope that some of my audience may deal with the points that I may have to notice from that wider point of view which it is so necessary to take into account if our national system of law is to be properly appreciated. 

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