|Title:||A treatise of Lewisham (but vulgarly miscalled Dulwich) wells in Kent shewing the time and manner of their discovery, the minerals with which they are impregnated, the several diseases experience hath found them good for, with directions for the use of them, &c. / by John Peter, physician.|
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2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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A treatise of Lewisham (but vulgarly miscalled Dulwich) wells in Kent shewing the time and manner of their discovery, the minerals with which they are impregnated, the several diseases experience hath found them good for, with directions for the use of them, &c. / by John Peter, physician.
London: Printed by Tho. James for Sam. Tidmarsh ..., 1680.
First ed. Cf. NUC pre-1956.
Reproduction of original in British Library.
Hydrotherapy -- Early works to 1800.
Mineral waters -- England -- London.
Lewisham (London, England)
TO THE READER.
OF LEWISHAM WELLS.
SECT. I. Of Water in general.
SECT. II. Of the Original of Fountains.
(SECT. III.) From whence it is, that Medicinal Waters do receive, their various Qualities, with the manner how.
(SECT. IV.) Of Lewisham Waters in particular, with the time and manner of their Discovery, the Minerals they consist of; with a Catologue of Diseases, they are approvedly found good for.
(SECT. V.) Of the time and manner of drink∣ing of this Water, with the Dyet to be observed, and Exercise to be used in drinking of it.
(SECT. VI.) Of the Necessity of the learned, and skillfull Physician's Advice, both before, at, and after the taking of the Waters.