A Dictionary of British and Irish Travellers in Italy 1701-1800

Compiled from the Brinsley Ford Archive
Author(s): 
Ingamells, John
ISBN: 
0300071655
Date published: 
January 1997
Paperback
Price: 
£50.00
Pages: 
1200

This remarkable dictionary identifies over six thousand British and Irish travellers who toured in Italy in the eighteenth century. Compiled from the celebrated archive accumulated by Sir Brinsley Ford, this volume provides brief formal biographies of these travellers, their Italian itineraries and selective accounts of their experiences as described in contemporary sources.