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Trevor Fawcett, Bath Entertain'd: Amusements, Recreations, and Gambling at the 18th-Century Spa. Bath: Ruton, 1998.
Douglas Peter Mackaman, Leisure Settings: Bourgeois Culture, Medicine, and the Spa in Modern France. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.
Tomi Brezovec, "To the Spa or the Sea? Changes in Health Tourism Demand in the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy." (talk, unpublished.)
Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Gambler
George Eliot, Daniel Deronda
Ford Madox Ford, The Good Soldier