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 Corsica. chap. 45.

COrsica is an Ilande wt many prouin∣ces, & is corner wise in shape, & hath ye sea Tyrenicum in the East side, & the ha∣uen of ye citie of Rome: and Sardinia in ye South side: & Belliares in the west, & the sea Ligusticum in the North: and cōtey∣neth in length. C. ixi. thousand paces, and 26. thousand in breadth.

(*Corsica an Iland in the middle sea, be∣twéene Gean & the Ile of Sardina called Cors. It is nowe vnder the citie of Gean or Genua, which citie hath ben oftētimes reedified, the people are called Ianewaes, Romane Italians.