Vol. 25 (2022): Cromohs
Book Reviews

Trading Companies and Travel Knowledge in the Early Modern World

Leonard Hodges
Birkbeck, University of London
Thomas Coryat, Coryat’s Crudities: Reprinted from the Edition of 1611. To which are Now Added, His Letters from India, &c. and Extracts Relating to Him, from Various Authors [...] Together with His Orations, Character, Death, Etc. [...] (London: Printed for W. Cater, et. al., 1776), vol. III, n.p., ‘Coryat’s Letters from India’. Copy at The British Library, digitised by Google books.

Published 2023-07-17


  • Travel Writing,
  • Trading Companies,
  • Early modern,
  • global history,
  • imperial history,
  • corporation
  • ...More

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Review of Aske Laursen Brock, Guido van Meersbergen and Edmond Smith, eds,Trading Companies and Travel Knowledge in the Early Modern World, London and New York: Routledge, 2022, reviewed by Leonard R. Hodges