Montpellier

Montpellier, capital of Hérault, France, on the Lez, 6 m. from the Gulf of Lyons, 30 m. SW. of Nîmes, is a picturesque town, containing a cathedral, a university, picture-gallery, libraries, and other institutions, and has been a centre of culture and learning since the 16th century; it also manufactures chemicals, corks, and textiles, and does a large trade in brandy and wine.

Population (circa 1900) given as 66,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Montpelier * Montreal
Montgolfier Brothers
Montgomerie, Alexander
Montgomery, Comte de
Montgomery, James
Montgomery, Robert
Montgomeryshire
Montholon, Comte de
Montmorency, Anne, Duc de
Montmorency, Henri, second Duc of
Montpelier
Montpellier
Montreal
Montrose
Montrose, James Graham, Marquis of
Montyon Prizes
Moody, Dwight Lyman
Moon
Moon, Mountains of the
Moonshee
Moore, Frank Frankfort
Moore, John, M.D.

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Aigrefeuille, Charles D'
Allioni, Charles
Annat, Francis
Antony, St.
Aromatari, Joseph
Assouci, Charles Coypeau, Sieur D'
Azon
Barbeyrac, Charles
Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph
Bartholine, Thomas
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