Book Details + Condition: Joseph Koesel Publisher (Kempten, Germany). Translation of the 62nd edition, 1897. Scarce. Hardcover. 393 pages; includes illustrations of plants and other relevant images. Treatise by German Catholic priest and naturopath Sebastian Kneipp, first published in 1886. This volume contains Kneipp's naturopathic "cure," described as being "tested for more than 40 years and published for the cure of diseases and the preservation of health." Section titles include "Application of Water," "Vapours," "Shower-Baths," "Ablutions," and more. Firm binding; rubbed corners and edges; wear to boards; top part of spine covering is missing; interior is clean and free of markings, save owner info to ffep. Pages are delicate, and there are a few small repaired tears to edges.