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" If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not possibly have been formed by numerous, successive, slight modifications, my theory would absolutely break down. "
The Origin of Species
by Charles Darwin - 19?? - 238 pages
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 131

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero, George Walter Prothero - 1871
...she can never take a leap, but must advance by short and slow steps ' (p. 214). Again he says : ' If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...absolutely break down. But I can find out no such case ' (p. 208). He adds : ' Every detail of structure in every living creature (making some little...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 14

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...she can never take a leap, but must advance by short and slow steps." (p. 214.) Again he says: "If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...absolutely break down. But I can find out no such case." (p. 208.) He adds: " Every detail of structure in every living creature (making some little allowance...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 111

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...; she can never take a leap, but must advance by short and slow steps" (p. 214). Again he says: "If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not possibly have , .. . i those recently made by Professor Brooa, that in following pas- 1 the ^rlleT editions of my...
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The Churchman's family magazine

...of any visual apparatus in the whole kingdom of nature. The originator of this theory admits that, if it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not have been formed by numerous successive slight modifications, his theory " would absolutely break down."...
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Analysis of Darwin, Huxley and Lyell, Being a Critical Examination of the ...

Henry A. DuBois - Human beings - 1866 - 94 pages
...author's fanciful scheme of creation, by the agency of Natural Selection. On page 169, he says : " If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...modifications, my theory would absolutely break down." recipe for making an " eye," which we commend to the reader's special attention. It is as follows :...
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Faith and Thought: Journal of the Victoria Institute, Volume 1

Religion and science - 1867
...might thus be formed as superior to one of glass, as the works of the Creator are to those of man ? " If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...theory would absolutely break down. But I can find no such case. No doubt, many organs exist of which we do not know the transitional grades, more especially...
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Faith and Thought, Volume 2

Religion and science - 1867
...hypothesis. " If it could be demonstrated," he says, " that any complex organ existed which could not have been formed by numerous successive slight modifications, my theory would absolutely break down." The whole tenor and spirit of all that Darwin writes on this subject may be thus paraphrased : ...
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The American Quarterly Church Review and Ecclesiastical Register, Volume 17

Religion - 1866
...author's fanciful scheme of creation, by the agency of Natural Selection. On page 169, he says : " If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...possibly have been formed by numerous, successive, Blight modifications, my theory would absolutely break down." recipe for making an " eye," which we...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volumes 130-131

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...she can never take a leap, but must advance by short and slow steps' (p. 214). Again he says : ' If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...absolutely break down. But I can find out no such case ' (p. 208). He adds : ' Every detail of structure in every living creature (making some little...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 131

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Baron Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, Sir John Murray IV, George Walter Prothero, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle - History - 1871
...she can never take a leap, but must advance by short and slow steps ' (p. 214). Again he says : ' If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ...absolutely break down. But I can find out no such case ' (p. 208). He adds: ' Every detail of structure in every living creature (making some little allowance...
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