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Singe capucin - Guyane

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Gaston Monnerville (politicien) - France - Guyana

Gaston Monnerville (politicien) - France - Guyana

Henri CHARRIERE - reportage PARIS-MATCH Julot

Henri CHARRIERE - reportage PARIS-MATCH Julot

A photograph of Belbenoit, dated 1927, from the manuscript’s title page.

A photograph of Belbenoit, dated from the manuscript’s title page.

Henri_Charriere_with_butterfly_tattoo

Henri_Charriere_with_butterfly_tattoo

Albert Londres/ journaliste et écrivain/ dénonça les horreurs du bagne

Albert Londres/ journaliste et écrivain/ dénonça les horreurs du bagne

Paul Roussenq/ la forte tête / tout fut tenté pour le briser.

Paul Roussenq/ la forte tête / tout fut tenté pour le briser.

Louis Dega (born 1890, Marseilles, France – died 1945, French Guiana) was a prisoner in the French Guiana penitentiary of Devil's Island. He was convicted of fraud and counterfeiting and sentenced to fifteen years' imprisonment by France, where he became a companion of Henri Charrière (also known as Papillon) for thirteen years. The two were first sent to a prison in Caen, France, until they embarked for South America in 1932. He had a younger brother named Joseph who tried to help…

Louis Dega (born 1890, Marseilles, France – died 1945, French Guiana) was a prisoner in the French Guiana penitentiary of Devil's Island. He was convicted of fraud and counterfeiting and sentenced to fifteen years' imprisonment by France, where he became a companion of Henri Charrière (also known as Papillon) for thirteen years. The two were first sent to a prison in Caen, France, until they embarked for South America in 1932. He had a younger brother named Joseph who tried to help…

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