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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 it's antiquity, and First Discovery of it's Medicinal Waters; The Reality and Eminence of King Bladud, the first Founder of the Baths; Also a Description of the City and it's 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. And every other Particular worthy Observation. To which is added, The life, character, &c. of the late Richard Nash, Esq; who was Master of the Ceremonics at Bath and Tunbridge upwards of Fifty Years.

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Bath : printed by R. Cruttwell, for W. Taylor, Bookseller, in Church-Street, Kingston-Buildings. - Sold also by H. Leake, and W. Frederick, Booksellers, in Bath, [1775?]

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64p.,plate : port. ; 80.


A new edition, corrected and improved.

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ESTC T4542

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.


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