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Author: Prat, Ellis.
Title: A short treatise of metal & mineral waters viz. those of the Spaw, Bathe, Epsom, North-hall, Barnet, Tunbridge, and the new-wells at Islington. Wherein is described their bad as well as good qualities, with the danger of peoples too frequent and unadvisedly drinking them. BY E.P. M.D.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A short treatise of metal & mineral waters viz. those of the Spaw, Bathe, Epsom, North-hall, Barnet, Tunbridge, and the new-wells at Islington. Wherein is described their bad as well as good qualities, with the danger of peoples too frequent and unadvisedly drinking them. BY E.P. M.D.
Prat, Ellis.

London: printed by T.B. for Randolph Tyler near Stationers-hall, 1684.
Alternate titles: Of the nature of medicinal waters
Notes:
Dedication signed E[llis]. Prat.
Caption title on p. 1 and running title reads: Of the nature of medicinal waters.
Some print show-through.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Subject terms:
Metallurgy -- Early works to 1800.
Mineral water -- England -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A55637.0001.001

Contents
title page
To the Reader.
TO His ever Honoured Friend The LADY VERE BEAƲMONT, OF Grace-dieu, in Com. Leic.
OF THE NATURE OF Medicinal Waters.
CHAP. I. Of the Matter Origine of Fountains in General.
CHAP. II. Of the Division of Fountains and of Mineral and Metal Waters.
CHAP. III. Of the Waters of Bath, and their Causes.
CHAP. IV. Of the manner of preparing the Body of such as intend to drink the Waters.
CHAP. V. Of the time, manner and order of taking the Metallic and Mineral and Bath Waters, and other such like.
CHAP. VI. Of the Dyet to be observ'd by those that drink the Metallic and Mineral Wa∣ters, and for all other persons whatsoe∣ver.
Caseus ille bonus quem dat avara manus.