Coryat's Crudities Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia commonly called the Grisons country, Helvetia alias Switzerland, some parts of high Germany and the Netherlands; Newly digested in the hungry aire of Odcombe in the County of Somerset, and now dispersed to the nourishment of the travelling Membersof this Kingdome. Thomas Coryat.
Coryat's Crudities Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia commonly called the Grisons country, Helvetia alias Switzerland, some parts of high Germany and the Netherlands; Newly digested in the hungry aire of Odcombe in the County of Somerset, and now dispersed to the nourishment of the travelling Membersof this Kingdome
Coryat's Crudities Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia commonly called the Grisons country, Helvetia alias Switzerland, some parts of high Germany and the Netherlands; Newly digested in the hungry aire of Odcombe in the County of Somerset, and now dispersed to the nourishment of the travelling Membersof this Kingdome
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Coryat's Crudities Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia commonly called the Grisons country, Helvetia alias Switzerland, some parts of high Germany and the Netherlands; Newly digested in the hungry aire of Odcombe in the County of Somerset, and now dispersed to the nourishment of the travelling Membersof this Kingdome.

Glasgow: James MacLehose, 1905.

Reprinted from the Edition of 1611, one of 1000 copies. Illustrated with10 black and white facsimile plates, some folding, with tissue guards. xx, 428, [1]; xi, 435, [1] pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Bound in three quarters crimson morocco, t.e.g., by De Coverley & Sons. Fine. Ghani p. 83; Cox I, p. 97 (First editions). Item #318088

The first, and for a long time remained the only, handbook for continental travel. - Cox. Largely an account of observations made on his travels in Europe in 1608. Coryat died in Surat, India. Dr. Johnson described him as a man of learning, wit and above all buffoonery.

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