- (MAINE-ET-LOIRE. RUSSIA. MARINE WOOD.) 292 LETTERS addressed to MM. DES VARANNES Négociant de Bois de Marine à ANGERS, Fournisseur Général de la MARINE, Royale et Impériale. Correspondence on the timber trade. These letters talk about the hammering of the trees, the exploitation and the transport of these woods coming from all the French forests and also of the woods imported from former Russia. They are intended for French Ports: Rochefort, Lorient...: 53 Letters part of RIGA (Russia, now Latvia), in French. From 1846 to 1847; Loads of various ships, Transport of boards and planks for Rochefort, gaff handle, rafts. 38 Letters parts of DANTZIG (Gdansk: Russia, current Poland), in French. (From 1846 to 1847) + 201 Letters from France of various origins (1842-1862) (Paris, St Vincent, Exploitation of the Butchery Process for the conservation of Wood. Langon, Attigny "The floating is finished and the trains of wood will leave Rethel today," the City of God, Lorient, Noyon, Semuy, Libourne, Beaulieu (Oise) exploitation of oak wood, Lubersac, Maceret, Cherbourg, Rouen, Brest, Vouziers, Forges de Chemiré, Angers, Redon, St Lo, Villefranche d'Aveyron, Ste Foy, Périgueux, etc.). - Letters in-4°, Obliterations and stamps.