On the Banks of the Red River.
CHAPTER I HANOI to mongtse
My CompanionsaPlan of TravelaDeath of M. de (aanda^ . by Steamera Hanoi-Final Preparations-Our Men-Ascent A* J
Yen-Tay-Laokay-By Junk to Mar, acA ^ ^ ^ Missionaries-We organise On to Mongtse-Stay at the Consulate t_General Ma_Customs Officials-
the Caravan-A Walk in the TAwn Th1 PlagUe-Food Resources.
Life of the Europeans at Mongtse Climate
On the 13th of September .894 M. de Grandmaison and I, having just returned from travelling in Madagascar, pic e up M. Roux at Aden, where he had arrived direct from
Although his duties as a naval lieutenant had hitherto prevented our personal acquaintance, a correspondence of severaAlthough his duties as a naval lieutenant had hitherto prevented our personal acquaintance, a correspondence of severa