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Madagasacar: ? Travers ses Provinces: Aspect Géographique, Historique, Touristique, ?conomique et Administratif du Territoire
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Editor: Jean Abegg.
Foreword by: Robert Bargues.
Language: French
No. of Pages: 402
Dimensions: 218mm x 278mm x 24mm

Item Identification Code (UID#): 658
Shelving Location: General Works
Estimated Value: £30.00
Purchase Date: 14 July 2006
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? Travers ses Provinces: Aspect Géographique, Historique, Touristique, ?conomique et Administratif du Territoire

[Madagascar: Across its Regions: Geographical, Historical, Touristic, Economical, and Administrative View]
(Les Documents de France [French Documents])
Alépée & Compagnie (c.1955).
Hardcover Book

A region-by-region overview of Madagascar including industrial and agricultural statistics, demographic data, administrative details, and general historical information. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs and a fold-out copy of a Portuguese map of Madagascar from 1506.


  • This work comprises several articles from numerous contributors, mostly French colonial officials, including Marcel Villepreux, Rémy Castel, G-S. Chapus, L. Massat, J. Bernagou, Charles Ranaivo, M. Pellegrin, J. Pare, M. Maunoury, A. Heitz, T. C. Orsini, E. Huc, F. Montcoffe, A. Gillard, A. Dinard, M. Carteret, G. Lejamble, Médecin Lieutenant-Colonel Planchard, G. Rousettes, Médecin Lieutenant-Colonel Woelffel, M. Henrion, B. Azema, Louis Saget, André Laporte, M. Rousseau,, G. le Thomas, R. Dorel, P. Legris, Albert Dubois, Médecin Lieutenant-Colonel Kernevez, Auguste Joly, Ch. Rebufat, Michel Chavatte, A. Balard, and Médecin Lieutenant-Colonel Gaillard.

Condition of Item

Very Good. Two small splits in front board and slight damage to corner of back board. Front endpaper marked in ink: "Tananarive, 17th September, 1955" and signed (James Smith?). Boards somewhat warped.

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