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" It was evident that such facts as these, as well as many others, could only be explained on the supposition that species gradually become modified ; and the subject haunted me. But it was equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions,... "
From the Greeks to Darwin: an outline of the development of the evolution idea - Page 234
by Henry Fairfield Osborn - 1894 - 259 pages
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On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - History - 2003 - 672 pages
...subject haunted me. But it was equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions, nor the will of the organisms (especially in the case...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 plumes. I had always...
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Naturally Selected: The Autobiography of Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin - 2008 - 67 pages
...subject haunted me. But it was equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions, nor the will of the organisms (especially in the case of plants) could 46 account for the innumerable cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their...
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Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1889
...surrounding conditions nor the will of the organism (especially in the case of plants) could account for the cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life." Nothing can be more characteristic than the following in his long letter to Lyell, October 11, 1857....
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Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1889
...surrounding conditions nor the will of the organism (especially in the case of plants) could account for the cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits of life." Nothing can be more characteristic than the following in his long letter to Lyell, October 11, 1857....
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Frank Leslie's Sunday Magazine, Volume 25

Charles Force Deems - 1889
...subject haunted me. But it was equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions, nor the will of the organisms (especially in the case of plants) could acconnt for the innumerable cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their...
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