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From the Greeks to Darwin: an outline of the development of the evolution idea - Page 234
by Henry Fairfield Osborn - 1905 - 259 pages
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified. After my return to England it appeared to me that by following the example of Lyell in Geology, and...
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The Scottish Review, Volume 11

William Musham Metcalfe, Ruaraidh Erskine - History - 1888
...their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for disposal by hooks or plumes. I had always been much struck...indirect evidence that species have been modified. ' After my return to England, it appeared to me that by following the example of Lyell in geology,...
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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Volume 44

Electronic journals - 1888
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life ; for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...had always been much struck by such adaptations, and nntil these could be explained it seemed to me almost useless to endeavour to prove by indirect evidence...
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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Volume 44

Mathematics - 1888
...of every kind are beaually adapted to their habits of life ; for instance, a woodpecker or ree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or plumes. ad always been much struck by such adaptations, and until these ild be explained it seemed to me almost...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Biography & Autobiography - 1891
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified. After my return to England it appeared to me that by following the example of Lyell in Geology, and...
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Darwiniana: essays

Thomas Henry Huxley - Evolution - 1894 - 475 pages
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life ; for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified." (I. p. 82.) The facts to which reference is here made were, without doubt, eminently fitted to attract...
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Collected Essays: Darwiniana

Thomas Henry Huxley - Science - 1894
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life ; for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified." (I. p. 82.) The facts to which reference is here made were, without doubt, eminently fitted to attract...
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Darwinianism: Workmen and Work

James Hutchison Stirling - Naturalists - 1894 - 358 pages
...check of adaptation under (2). " Till adaptation could be explained," says Mr. Darwin, " it seemed useless to endeavour to prove by indirect evidence that species have been modified;" while iu the known references to the action of conditions, or to Lamarcki&n will, explanation there...
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The Library of Historic Characters and Famous Events of All Nations and All Ages

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Frank Weitenkampf, John Porter Lamberton - Biography - 1895
...are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to limb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or plumes....could be explained it seemed to me almost useless to endeavor to prove by indirect evidence that species have been modified. After my return to England...
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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
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified. perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true...
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