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The New Bath guide: or, Useful pocket-companion; Necessary for all persons residing at, or resorting to, this antient and opulent city. Giving an account of its antiquity, and first discovery of its medicinal waters; the reality and eminence of King Bladud, the first founder of the Baths; also a description of the city and its buildings down to the present time; with a much more correct account than any yet published of the going out and coming in of the post, according to the late alterations) machines, waggons, carriers, &c. &c. &c. With every other particular worthy observation. To which is added, the life, character, &c. of the Late Richard Nash, Esq. who was master of the ceremonies at Bath and Tunbridge upwards of fifty years.

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Bath : Printed by C. Pope, for W. Taylor, Bookseller, in Church-Street, Kingston-Buildings:-Sold likewise by H. Leake, and W. Frederick, Booksellers, in Bath, [1770?]

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64p.,plate ; 80.


The fifth edition, with additions.

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ESTC T174101



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