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Lot #    12602
Auction End Date    12/20/2005 12:06:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Concession der palästinensischen Regierung
Title (Hebrew)    und Berichte von bekannten Ärtzen
Author    [First Ed.] Hevrat hame Tveryah
City    Tel Aviv
Publisher    Tiberias Thermal Quellen Gesellschaft
Publication Date    1925
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   First edition. 24 pp., 232:155 mm., wide margins, usual light age staining. A very good copy loose in the original paper wrappers.
          
Detailed
Description
   This booklet is a description of the hot springs at Tiberias, published by the Tiberias Thermal Sources Society. Since Roman times, this recreation spa which was built around 17 natural mineral hot springs, has welcomed visitors from many parts of the world. Bathhouses were rebuilt at Hammath Tiberias in recent times. They are fed by five springs whose waters reach a temperature of 140144F (6662C) and contain graphite, iron, and magnesium chloride.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica