Sentence Examples with the word montagnes

Ferrand, Guide a la Grande Chartreuse (1889); and Les Montagnes de la Chartreuse (1899).

Elie de Beaumont's name is widely known to geologists in connexion with his theory of the origin of mountain ranges, first propounded in a paper read to the Academy of Sciences in 1829, and afterwards elaborated in his Notice sur le systeme des montagnes (3 vols., 1852).

S Elie de Beaumont, Notice sur les systemes de montagnes (3 vols., Paris, 1852).

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In the centre there are two plateaus, partly covered with landes, unproductive moorland: the southern plateau is continued by the Montagnes Noires, and the northern is dominated by the Monts d'Arree.