- Samuel,1575?–1626, English writer and editor of travel books.
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With these orders I suppos'd the provisions might easily be purchas'd.Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
And during my absence Purchas will look after you and see that you come to no harm.Dick Leslie's Luck
But in Purchas' Pilgrimage, 1613, all the four stops are used.
The third existing Memorial is also given in Purchas and Dalrymple.
Purchas obtained a copy, which he reprinted in his Pilgrimes.