The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A fertile prov. embraced in the SW. peninsula of Italy, and traversed by the Apennines, with tunny and anchovy fisheries; yields grains and fruits, and a variety of minerals; is inhabited by a race of somewhat fiery temper; is much subject to earthquakes.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Calabria'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/c/calabria.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.