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Authors: Edward Rowlands and Emrys Rowlands.
Language: English
No. of Pages: 112 + 7 b&w plates
Dimensions: 124mm x 181mm x 11mm

Item Identification Code (UID#): 909
Shelving Location: Religion & Missionary
Estimated Value: £20.00
Purchase Date: 18 October 2006
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Thomas Rowlands of Madagascar

The Livingstone Press (LMS) (c.1925).
Softcover Book

Thomas Rowlands (1852-1921) was a Welsh missionary working in Madagascar from 1879 to 1913 and from 1916 until his death. He and his wife Elizabeth were based at the LMS station in Ambohimandroso, southern central Madagascar.


  • Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Introductory
    • I. Preparation Years
    • II. Surveying the Land
    • III. Breaking up the Ground
    • IV. Sowing – for Eternity
    • V. Cloudy and Dark Days
    • VI. Instead of the Thorn
    • VII. Times of Refreshing
    • VIII. Sabbath Years
    • IX. Fruit like Lebanon
    • X. Trees of Healing
    • XI. The Lone Furrow
    • XII. Harvest Home


  • Undated.
  • Printed in Great Britain by Purnell and Sons, Paulton (Somerset) and London.

Condition of Item

Good. There is a waterstain at the top of most leaves throughout the book, but it is barely visible on the cover. Light foxing throughout.

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