Change of Air and Scene: A Physician's Hints; with Notes of Excursions for Health Amongst the Watering-places of the Pyrenees, France (inland and Seaward), Switzerland, Corsica, and the Mediterranean

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H.S. King & Company, 1872 - Balneology - 313 pages
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