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The Baths of Plombiere, woodcut from Thomas Guinta 'De Balneis omnia ...', Venice, 1553. Mixed public baths were a feature of city life, partic ularly in many of the German city states, but were banned after syphilis and gonorrhea reached epidemic proportions.

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The Baths of Plombiere, woodcut from Thomas Guinta 'De Balneis omnia ...', Venice, 1553.  Mixed public baths were a feature of city life, partic ularly in many of the German city states, but were banned after syphilis and gonorrhea reached epidemic proportions.