Le P. A. Monfat - Les Samoa ou Archipel des Navigateurs étude historique & religieuse - 1890

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Le P. A. Monfat - Les Samoa ou Archipel des Navigateurs étude historique & religieuse - 1890
Colonial history, Cookery, food & drink, Geology, History, Illustrated, Religion, Sociology, Samoa - Quantity: 1

Les Samoa ou Archipel des Navigateurs étude historique & religieuse par Le P. A. Monfat De la Société de Marie - 1890.

Description: Bordeaux red leather binding with five raised bands. Gilt decorations, and gilt stamped title. Contains several full page illustrations, and a map at the rear of the book.

Condition: Pages have darkened due to age. Staining throughout book. Bumping to corners. Binding firm.

Content:
-The Samoan islands and their inhabitants
-The Apostolic Vicariate of Mariners.
-General appearance of Samoan islands
-A few words about flora and fauna
-The climate and the storms
-Origin of Samoans
-Character and morals
-Language and literature
-Industry and trade
-Government
-Religion to navigators before the arrival of Catholic missionaries
-The ancient religion to the navigators
-Mixed sea creatures
-Protestants
-The first missionaries
-First settlements in the island of Savaï
-Settlements in the island of Oupolou
-Arrival of new missionaries first pastoral visit of Monsignor Bataillon
-Apostolate in the Tokelau Islands

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Colonial history, Cookery, food & drink, Geology, History, Illustrated, Religion, Samoa, Sociology
Author/ Illustrator
Le P. A. Monfat
Book Title
Les Samoa ou Archipel des Navigateurs étude historique & religieuse
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1890
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Emmanuel Vitte
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
414
Dimensions
21.2×13.7 cm
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