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" Were the face of the earth, he says, vacant of other plants, it might be gradually sowed and overspread with one kind only, as for instance with fennel; and were it empty of other inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only,... "
Select Speeches of John Sergeant, of Pennsylvania [1818-1828] - Page 242
by John Sergeant - 1832 - 367 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 25

Great Britain - 1755
...of other plant*, it might foe gradually fowed and overforead with one kind only \ at, for initaiicc, with fennel ; and were it empty of other inhabitants, it might in a tew ages be replenished from one nation only ; as, for inttance, with fngl^/kmtn. Thus there are (ujxrofed...
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1779 - 567 pages
...other plants, it might be graC dually dually fowed and overfpread with one kind only; as for inftance, with fennel ; and were it empty of other inhabitants, it might, in a few ages, be lepleniflied from one nation only, as for inftance, with Englijhmen. Thus there are fuppofed to be...
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An Essay on the Principle of Population, Or, A View of Its Past ..., Volume 1

Thomas Robert Malthus - Population - 1807
...i: the Increafe of Population and Food. 3 fowed and overfpread with one kind only, as for inftance with fennel : and were it empty of other inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenimed from one nation only, as for inftance with Englimmen*. This is incontrovertibly true. Through...
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An essay on the principle of population: or, a view of its past ..., Volume 1

Thomas Robert Malthus - Population - 1809
...animals, but what is made by their crowding and interfering with each others means of subsistence. Were the face of the earth, he says, vacant of other plants,...inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only, as for instance with Englishmen.1 This is incontrovertibly true. Through the...
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An Essay on the Principle of Population, as it Affects the Future ..., Volume 1

Thomas Robert Malthus - Social Science - 1809
...vacant of other plants, it might be gradually sowed and overspread the increase of population and food. with one kind only, as for instance with fennel :...inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only, as for instance with Englishmen.1 This is incontrovertibly true. Through the...
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Gray Versus Malthus: The Principles of Population and Production ...

Simon Gray - Population - 1818 - 496 pages
...animals, but what is made by their crowding and interfering with each other's means of subsistence. Were the face of the earth," he says, " vacant of other...inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only, as for instance, with Englishmen *." " This," says Mr. Malthus, " is incontrovertibly...
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Essays and letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) - American essays - 1820 - 340 pages
...by their crowding and interfering with each other's means of subsistence. Was the face of the earth vacant of other plants, it might be gradually sowed...instance, with fennel; and were it empty of other inhabit. ants, it might, in a few ages, be replenished from one nation only, as for instance, with...
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The Investigator, Volumes 3-4

William Bengo Collyer, Thomas Raffles, James Baldwin Brown - 1821
...by their crowding and interfering with each other's means of subsistence. Were the face of the earth vacant of other plants, it might be gradually sowed...inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only, as, for instance, with Englishmen^." 2. Dr. Price, who, m his Observations on...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 19

British prose literature - 1821
...by their crowding and interfering with each other's means of subsistence. Was the face of the earth vacant of other plants, it might be gradually sowed...inhabitants, it might, in a few ages, be replenished from one nation only, as for instance, with Englishmen. Thus there are supposed to be now upwards of...
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An essay on the principle of population: or, A view of its past ..., Volume 1

Thomas Robert Malthus - Malthusianism - 1826 - 535 pages
...made by their crowding and interfering with each other's means of subsistence. Were the face of !be earth, he says, vacant of other plants, it might be...inhabitants, it might in a few ages be replenished from one nation only, as for instance with Englishmen.* This is incontrovertibly true. Through the...
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