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" Taking the whole earth, instead of this island, emigration would of course be excluded; and, supposing the present population equal to a thousand millions, the human species would increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence... "
The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 361
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Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions ...

Henry George - Economics - 1879 - 568 pages
...would increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to...means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, 4,096 to 13, and in two thousand years the difference would be almost incalculable." Such a result...
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Progress and poverty

Henry George - 1882
...increase as the numbers I, 2, 4, -, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence an i, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, ;:. 8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to Q ; in three centuries, 4,096 to 13 ; and in two thousand years the dilference would be almost incalculable."...
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Political Economy: With Especial Reference to the Industrial History of Nations

Robert Ellis Thompson - Economics - 1882 - 419 pages
..."increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256; and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. In two centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 is to 9 ; in three centuries as 4096 is to 13; and in two thousand years the difference would be incalculable"...
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Elements of Political Economy: With Special Reference to the Industrial ...

Robert Ellis Thompson - Economics - 1882 - 414 pages
...increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256; and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. In two centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 is to 9 ; in three centuries as 4096 is to 13; and in two thousand years the difference would be incalculable...
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English Language and Literary Criticism: English prose

James Baldwin - English language - 1883
...geometrical ratio, while subsistence increases only in an arithmetical ratio ;" or, for example, that " in two centuries the population would be to the means...256 to 9, in three centuries as 4096 to 13, and in 2000 years the difference would be almost incalculable. . . . Population not only rises to the level...
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Journal of the Statistical Society of London, Volume 46

Statistics - 1883
...the supply of food increases in the arithmetical series of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 ; and therefore in two centuries the population would be to the means...of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as 4,096 to 13 ; and in two thousand years the difference would be almost incalculable. The deductions...
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Cyclopaedia of Political Science, Political Economy, and of the ..., Volume 3

John Joseph Lalor - Economics - 1884
...would increase as the numbers 1,2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 04, 128, 256; and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. In two centuries the population would be, to the means of subsistence, as 256 to 9," etc. (Ibid., p. 6.) These propositions are true, if not literally, at least approximately. And...
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American Anthropologist, Volume 1

Anthropology - 1888
...period only as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, it would follow that at the end of these two hundred years population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9, in three centuries as 4,096 to 13, and in two thousand years the difference would be incalculable. This mathematical comparison...
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The complete works of Henry George, Volume 1

Henry George - Business & Economics - 1911
...would increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence as 1, 2, 8, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to...means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, 4,096 to 13, and in two thousand years the difference would be almost incalculable." Such a result...
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Principles of Social Economy, Volume 20

Yves Guyot - Economics - 1892 - 305 pages
...subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 1 Principle of Population, pp. 4, 6. 8th edition. 133 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. la two centuries the population would be to the means...years the difference would be almost incalculable." This is reckoning after Perrette's fashion. She upsets her milkpail, and her reckoning breaks down...
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