There is lots of reading here, but tons of valuable information complements of the Smithsonian! There are also many different formats to view this book. The PDF would be suited for most folks I would think.
https://archive.org/stream/smithsonianmisce1291956smit/smithsonianmisce1291956smit_djvu.txt - (Basic text)
https://archive.org/details/smithsonianmisce1291956smit - (Flip Book)