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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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Library of the world's best literature, ancient and modern, Volume 11

Charles Dudley Warner - Literary Collections - 1897
...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...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 and the Theory of Natural Selection

Sir Edward Bagnall Poulton - Botanists - 1896 - 224 pages
...which organisms are fitted to their habits of life— " for instance, a wood-pecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or plumes "—as the most striking and important phenomena of the organic world, and the one great difficulty...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Beagle Expedition - 1897
...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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Pioneers of Evolution from Thales to Huxley: With an Intermediate Chapter on ...

Edward Clodd - Evolution - 1897 - 250 pages
...innumerable cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life. ... I had always been much struck by such adaptations,...indirect evidence that species have been modified. ... In October 1838, that is, fifteen months after I had begun my systematic inquiry, I happened to...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - 1898 - 3 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. perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true...
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Charles Darwin: His Life Told in an Autobiographical Chapter, and in a ...

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1902 - 348 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. After my return to England it appeared to me that by following the example of Lyell in Geology, and...
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The Naturalist as Interpreter and Seer ...

Natural history - 1902 - 173 pages
...life—for instance, a woodpecker or a tree-frog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks cr plumes. I had always been much struck by such adaptations,...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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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Volume 44

Mathematics - 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...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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Putnam's Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly of Literature, Art and Life, Volume 6

Literature - 1909
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a treefrog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified. Thus in July, 1837, he opened his first note-book for the collection of all facts which bore in any...
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Putnam's Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly of Literature, Art and Life, Volume 6

Literature - 1909
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life—for instance, a woodpecker or a treefrog to climb trees, or a seed for dispersal by hooks or...indirect evidence that species have been modified. Thus in July, 1837, he opened his first note-book for the collection of all facts which bore in any...
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