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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.   
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