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" There is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair. "
The Story of Creation: A Plain Account of Evolution - Page 169
by Edward Clodd - 1888 - 242 pages
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Hall's Journal of Health, Volume 36

1889
...16,778,000 more than it was nineteen months ago. In his " Origin of Species " Darwin declares that "there is no exception to the rule that every organic...the progeny of a single pair. Even slow-breeding man doubles in twentyfive years, and at this rate in a few thousand years, there would literally not be...
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all the year round

CHARLES DICKENS - 1860
...increasing more or less rapidly in numbers, all cannot so increase, for the world would not hold them. There is no exception to the rule that every organic...doubled in twenty-five years ; and at this rate, in a few thousand years there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny. Linnaeus has calculated...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

Science - 1860
...though food may bo now superabundant, it is not so at all seasons of each recurring year." p. C2. "There is no exception to the rule that every organic...single pair. Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-rive years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 50

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1860
...rule,.tbat every organic being naturally increases at во high a rate that, if not deutroyed. thc earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be stain!. ugroorn for his progeny. Linnaius has calculated...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 3; Volume 111

William Hendry Stowell - English literature - 1860
...matters of opinion, and admit of contest ; but what can we think "f the following statement at p. 64 ? "Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing-room for bis progeny." True, were the fact...
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The Theological and Literary Journal, Volume 13

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1861
...same species, or with the individuals of distinct species, or with the physical conditions of life " There is no exception to the rule that every organic...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally uoe be standing room for his progeny. Linn&us has calculated...
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; Or, The Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1861 - 440 pages
...increasing, more or less rapidly, in numbers, all cannot do so, for the world would not hold them. There is no exception to the rule that every organic...single pair. Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-live years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing...
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Macmillan's Magazine

David Masson - 1861
...which regulate the increase of animals and plants, can be abundantly illustrated by a few facts. " There is no exception " to the rule, that every organic...be covered by the progeny of a " single pair. Even races of slow-breed" ing men have been doubled hi twenty" five years ; and at this rate, in a few "...
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Transactions of the Illinois Natural History Society

Illinois Natural History Society - Natural history - 1861 - 194 pages
...so inordinately great that no country could support the product. * * * There is no exception to tlie rule that every organic being naturally increases...pair. Even slowbreeding man has doubled in twenty-five yea s; and at this rate, in a ft w thousand years, there would literally not be standing room for his...
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Macmillan's Magazine, Volume 3

David Masson, Sir George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris - History - 1861
...which regulate the increase of animals and plants, can be abundantly illustrated by a few facts. " There is no exception " to the rule, that every organic...be covered by the progeny of a " single' pair. Even races of slow-breed" ing men have been doubled in twenty" five years ; and at this rate, in a few "...
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