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Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 46, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 11
Category: Zoology   Ruminantia   Giraffes   
Topic: Two species of Giraffe. [One is native to the Cape of Good Hope and the other to Nubia, according to the naturalist St. Hilaire]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   

Issue: 069, 18/02/29 p. 109-110
Heading: The Giraffe. (Extract of a letter from M. Acerbi)
Category: Zoology   Ruminantia   Giraffes   
Topic: [Earlier errors about the giraffe corrected. Its proportions, contrary to those suggested by Buffon. Its ease of movement, bending down to eat. Its silence. Its inoffensiveness of character. Though despised as "useless" by a Bedouin, its ability to excite curiosity in Europeans]
Person: BUFFON   ACERBI, M.   
Letter
Issue: 111, 09/12/29 p. 779, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: New Quadrupeds which might be Domesticated, Para 1
Category: Agriculture   Zoology   Ruminantia   Animal Habits, Behaviour   Domestic Animals   Animal Husbandry   
Topic: [Many animals, such as the alpaca and vicugna, would prove suitable for introduction into Europe, if misconceptions about the impossibility of keeping them in the European climate were removed]
Source: Memoires du Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   
Institution: Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 79, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: The French Giraffe, Para 8
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   Ruminantia   Social Anthropology   
Topic: [Extract of Mrs. Lee`s account of a giraffe at the Jardin du Roi, and of his black keeper, from Darfur]
Person: LEE, Mrs.   ATI, of Darfur   
Institution: Menagerie of the Jardin des Plantes, Paris   

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Reviews

Issue: 089, 08/07/29 p. 423-424
Heading: Natural History
Category: Zoology   Mammals   Ruminantia   
Title: The Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Vol. I, Part II. The Menageries: Quadrupeds, described and drawn from living Subjects, published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Institution: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

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