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The New Bath Guide; Or, Useful Pocket Companion for All Persons Residing at or Resorting to This Antient City [electronic resource]: Giving an Account of the First Discovery of Its Medicinal Waters by King Bladud; Saron and Roman Antiquities, Nature and Efficacy of the Warm Baths and Sudatories. With the Rules and Prices of Bathing and Pumping. The Virtues of the Bath Waters Used Internally and Externally. Lists of the Body Corporate, Attornies, Medical Faculty, Artists, Inns and Taverns, Lodging-Houses, Boarding Ditto, Price of Lodgings, Mail and Other Coaches, Chairmen's Fares, Waggons, Carriers and Poff, Barges to and From Bristol, &C. Institution and Present State of the General Hospital; Description of the Assembly-Rooms, Publick Charities, Churches, Chapels, and Other Edifices. The Principal Roads to Different Parts of the Kingdom; With a Description of the City of Bristol, and the Hotwells; Monuments of Antiquity, and Gentlemen's Seats, in the Environs of Bath. Directions for Passing the Severn Into Wales; And Many Other Particulars Worthy Observation. (Embellished With Six Copper-Plate Engravings, Viz. Portraits of Both Masters of the Ceremonies, Plan of the City, Elevation of the Town-Hall, View of the Crescent, and Portrait of Richard Nash, Esq.) to Which Is Added, the Life, Character, &C. Of Richard Nash, Esq; Who Presided Over the Amusements of This City Upwards of Fifty Years. .

Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Bath : printed by R. Cruttwell, for A. Taylor, bookseller and stationer, No. 12, Argyle-Buildings. Sold also by all the booksellers in Bath and Bristol; by R. Baldwin, Pater-Noster-Row, and E. Newbery, Corner of St. Paul's Church-Yard, London, 1796.
Edition
A new edition, improved and much enlarged
Language
English
Description
[2], 80, [2] p., plates : ports.,map,ill ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • With a preliminary advertisement leaf and a final leaf of posting times to and from Bath.
  • Price from imprint: Price One Shilling.
  • Not in Roscoe?
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, T91319.
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