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Coryate's crudities :
hastily gobled up in five months travels 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 members of this kingdome /
by Thomas Coryat.
|Main Creator:||Coryate, Thomas, ca. 1577-1617.|
|Published / Created:||
Glasgow : James MacLehose, 1905.
"This edition ... is a reprint of the original edition of 1611":-Publisher's note.
Special title page: Posthuma fragmenta poematum Georgii Coryati Sarisburiensis, sacrae theologiae baccalaurei, quondem e sociis Novi collegii in inclyta academia Oxoniensi, as postea ecclesiae Odcombiensis in agro Somersetensi ministri, ubi tandem anno 1606, extremum vitae diem clausit. Londini, anno domini 1611: vol.II, p. [377-408].
With bookplate of George Yeats on front pastedown of volume 1.
Title in red and black.
"One thousand copies of this book have been printed for sale in Great Britain and Ireland, of which one hundred copies are on hand-made paper":- half title verso.
With bookseller's ink stamp of Greene & Co., 16 Clare Street, Dublin on two volumes.
"Glasgow, printed at the University Press ... for James MacLehose ... London, Macmillan and Co.; New York, Macmillan Co.; London, Simpkin, Hamilton and Co. ... [etc.]:- half title verso.
Physical description: 2 volumes : illustrations, plates (part folded), facsimilies (1 folded) ; 24 cm.
Citations/References: A descriptive catalog of W. B. Yeats's library, Edward O'Shea. - New York ; London : Garland, 1985. page 64.
|Contained in:||W. B. Yeats Library|
YL 426/1-2: From the Library of W. B. Yeats.