Batman vppon Bartholome his booke De proprietatibus rerum, newly corrected, enlarged and amended: with such additions as are requisite, vnto euery seuerall booke: taken foorth of the most approued authors, the like heretofore not translated in English. Profitable for all estates, as well for the benefite of the mind as the bodie. 1582.
Bartholomaeus, Anglicus, 13th cent., Trevisa, John, d. 1402., Batman, Stephen, d. 1584.

¶Of Aluernia. chap. 17.

ALuerne is a Prouince of Fraunce Lugdunens, the chiefe citie thereof is called Mounte clere. This hath Germa∣ny in ye northeast side, & Italy is in the South side, & the prouince of Narbon in the west, & that part of Fraunce that is called Gallia Belgica in the north: & is a land with many woods & trées, with mountaines & pasture, and beastes tame and wilde, with fruite, corne & wine in many places.