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5 edition of Popular guide to the use of the Bath waters found in the catalog.

Popular guide to the use of the Bath waters

with hints on climate, lodgings, hotels, &c., full instructions for bathing and drinking the waters, with special chapters on the new massage douche baths, thermal vapour treatment, and massage in its relation to balneology

by J. G. Douglas Kerr

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by The Bath Herald in [Bath] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Massage.,
  • Balneology.,
  • Mineral Waters -- England.,
  • Health Resorts -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.G. Douglas Kerr.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. ;
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14035086M

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Heviz, the most important bath town in Hungary, literally translates as ‘hot water’ (hév-víz or Hévíz). According to estimates, there are approximately The waters are still a big draw, both at the ancient Roman Baths and the thoroughly modern Thermae Bath Spa, which houses the only natural thermal hot springs in Britain you can bathe in.

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