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" ... Nevertheless it is probable that the hearing rather early in life such views maintained and praised may have favoured my upholding them under a different form in my Origin of Species. At this time I admired greatly the Zoonomia; but on reading it... "
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Page ii
1888
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...greatly the ' Zoonomia ; ' but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given. Drs. Grant and Coldstream attended much to marine Zoology, and I often accompanied the former to collect...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - 1887 - 418 pages
...greatly the ' Zoonomia ; ' but on reading it a .second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given. as well as I could. I also became friends with some of the Newhaven fishermen, and sometimes accompanied...
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The life and letters of Charles Darwin: including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1887
...greatly the ' Zoonomia ; ' but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given. Drs. Grant and Coldstream attended much to marine Zoology, and I often accompanied the former to collect...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 166

George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1888
...greatly the " Zoonomia " ; but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given.' f Vol. ip 38. * In curious contrast with this, we may perhaps be allowed here to mention what Mr....
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Life, Journals and Correspondence of Rev. Manasseh Cutler, L.L.D.

William Parker Cutler, Julia P. - History - 1888 - 1019 pages
...greatly the ' Zoonomia ; ' but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given. Drs. Grant and Coldstream attended much to marine Zoology, and I often accompanied the former to collect...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 176

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1888
...greatly the " Zoonomia; " but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given.t (Vol. i., p. 38.) Tn curious contrast with this we may perhaps be allowed here to mention...
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Charles Darwin: His Life Told in an Autobiographical Chapter, and ..., Volume 5

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1892 - 348 pages
...greatly the Zoonomia ; but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or fifteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given." Mr. Huxley has well said ( Obituary Notice, p. if) : " Erasmus Darwin, was in fact an anticipator of...
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Darwiniana: essays

Thomas Henry Huxley - Evolution - 1894 - 475 pages
...afoot by De Maillet and others, in the early part of the century, not only found a vigorous champion in Erasmus Darwin, but he propounded an hypothesis as...candour he adds, " Nevertheless, it is probable that the hearing, rather early in life, such views maintained and praised, may have favoured my upholding them,...
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Darwinianism: Workmen and Work

James Hutchison Stirling - Naturalists - 1894 - 358 pages
...too, it is that Mr. 76 DARWINIANISM. Darwin describes himself as eventually, with regard to Zoowmu1, " much disappointed, the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given." Now, with the exception of what relates to his principle of, or for, modification, it is assumed to...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The life and letters of Charles Darwin... ed. by his ...

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...greatly the 'Zoonomia ; ' but on reading it a second time after an interval of ten or f1fteen years, I was much disappointed ; the proportion of speculation being so large to the facts given. Drs. Grant and Coldstream attended much to marine Zoology, and I often accompanied the former to collect...
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