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" ... equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions, nor the will of the organisms (especially in the case of plants) could account for the innumerable cases in which organisms of every kind are beautifully adapted to their habits... "
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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The Library of Historic Characters and Famous Events of All Nations and All Ages

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Frank Weitenkampf, John Porter Lamberton - Biography - 1895
...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's Works: The life and letters of Charles Darwin... ed. by his ...

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...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 Method of Darwin: A Study in Scientific Method

Frank Cramer - Science - 1896 - 232 pages
...animal and plant kingdoms. As he said himself, " I had always been much struck by such adaptation, and until these could be explained it seemed to me almost useless to endeavor to prove by indirect evidence that species have been modified."1 He distinguished clearly...
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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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The Naturalist as Interpreter and Seer ...

Natural history - 1902 - 173 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 Great Events by Famous Historians ...

Rossiter Johnson, Charles Francis Horne, John Rudd - World history - 1905
...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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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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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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Autobiography and Selected Letters

Charles Darwin - Science - 1958 - 365 pages
This fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the theory of evolution's development incorporates an autobiographical essay by Darwin, in addition to passages from his letters and ...
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