CORYAT, THOMAS

   an English traveller and wit, who, in his "Crudities," quaintly describes his travels through France and Italy (1577-1617).

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  • Coryate — Titelbild zu Thomas Coriate, Traueller for the English Wits, London, 1616 Thomas Coryat (auch Coryate) (* 1577 in Odcombe, Somerset; † 1617 in Surat) war ein englischer Reisender und Schriftsteller. Bekannt geworden ist er insbesondere durch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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