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  • The best testimony for the behaviour of Orleans during this summer is the testimony of an English lady, Mrs Grace Dalrymple Elliott, who shared his heart with the comtesse de Buffon, and from which it is absolutely certain that at the time of the riot of the 12th of July he was on a fishing excursion, and was rudely treated by the king on the next day when going to offer him his services.
  • He indeed became so disgusted with the false position of a pretender to the crown, into which he was being forced, that he wished to go to America, but, as the comtesse de Buffon would not go with him, he decided to remain in Paris.
  • The degeneracy thesis was first prompted toward the end of the 18th century by Count Buffon 's research in natural history.
  • Buffon got four successive generations from the wolf and dog, and the mongrels were perfectly fertile together.
  • Target: Scudetto & Champions League Probable line-up: Buffon; Zebina, Thuram, Cannavaro, Zambrotta; Camoranesi, Vieira, Emerson.

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