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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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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 44

Science - 1959
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Charles Darwin's the Origin of Species: New Interdisciplinary Essays

David Amigoni - Science - 1995 - 211 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. 4 ° Speciation-as-adaptation to changing conditions of life was Darwin's problem (see note 35). Transmutation...
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On Evolution: The Development of the Theory of Natural Selection

Charles Darwin - Reference - 1996 - 356 pages
...every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life, — for instance a woodpecker or 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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Pioneers of Evolution from Thales to Huxley, 1907

Edward Clodd - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1997 - 272 pages
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Malthus: Critical Responses

Geoffrey Gilbert - Malthusianism - 1998 - 216 pages
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin - 2000 - 574 pages
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Collected Essays

Thomas Henry Huxley - 2000 - 489 pages
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An Anatomy of Thought: The Origin and Machinery of the Mind

Ian Glynn - Science - 2003 - 456 pages
...particular habits of life, such as those found, for example, in the woodpecker or tree frog — he felt it ‘almost useless to endeavour to prove by indirect evidence that species have been modified¿ Despite this feeling, in July 1837, less than a year after his return to England, and in the middle...
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Autobiographies

Charles Darwin - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 97 pages
Presents a fragment of a memoir that Darwin wrote at the age of twenty-nine, and the longer piece entitled "Recollections," which he wrote in 1876.
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On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - History - 2003 - 672 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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