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Thermal spas of Renaissance Italy : six articles devoted to the use and architecture of therapeutic bathing establishments in late Medieval and Renaissance periods published between 1988 and 2002 / by Charles R. Mack.

Mack, Charles R., 1940-
Date
[2003?]
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About this work

Publication/Creation

Columbia (S.C.) : University of South Carolina, [2003?]

Physical description

(various pagings) : illustrations ; 28 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references.

Contents

Renaissance spa : testing the architectural waters.-- Cure all : thermal spas in Renaissance Italy.-- Montaigne in Italy : of kidney stones and thermal spas.-- Bath Palace of Nicholas V at Viterbo.-- Wanton habits of Venus : pleasure and pain at the Renaissance spa.-- Just what the Medici ordered : gout, spas, and Quattrocento building.

Languages

  • English


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