Zarafa

Zarafa : A Giraffe's True Story

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In 1826 Zarafa, a Masai giraffe, was presented to Charles X of France by the Viceroy of Egypt. From Parisienne women with their hair coiffured so high they had to sit on the floor of their carriages to men sporting hats and ties in elongated fashion, "a la Girafe" was born.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 129.54 x 210.82 x 20.32mm | 317.51g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 30 drawings, maps and images
  • 0747222991
  • 9780747222996

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419 ratings
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3 37% (156)
2 11% (45)
1 1% (6)
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