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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Baron de Parana (in French), with three photographs, 01 February 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/10

Scope and Contents

Baron de Parana tells Ewart that he has just read a translation of his article on Burchell's zebra hybrids and mares. He states he is enclosing other papers documenting his own cross-breeding experiments, including three photographs (only two photographs present). He lists the physical characteristics of the offspring resulting from his experiments and makes comparisons with those belonging to Ewart.

The photographs depict a Burchell zebra and two of his hybridised offspring, all owned by Baron de Parana.


  • Creation: 01 February 1899


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1letter 3 photographs 5 leaves

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5 Leaves

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Physical Description

1letter 3 photographs 5 leaves

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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