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" Darwin opened his first note-book for the collection of facts which bore in any way on variation in animals and plants under domestication and in Nature. He says : " I worked on true Baconian principles, and without any theory collected facts on a wholesale... "
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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The Grammar of Science

Karl Pearson - Classification of sciences - 1900 - 548 pages
...whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, 2 and, without any theory, collected facts on a wholesale...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions, by printed inquiries, by conversation with skilful breeders and 1 The Life and Letters...
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Charles Darwin: His Life Told in an Autobiographical Chapter, and in a ...

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 1902 - 348 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions, by printed enquiries, by conversation with skilful breeders and gardeners, and by extensive...
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The Naturalist as Interpreter and Seer ...

Natural history - 1902 - 173 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions, by printed enquiries, by conversation with skilful breeders and gardeners and by extensive...
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Golden Wingèd Days

Anne Butler Thomas - 1907 - 238 pages
...domestication, some light might be thrown on the subject. My first note-book was opened July 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles and, without any theory, collected facts. After five years work I allowed myself to speculate on the subject." Huxley calls the Modern Method...
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The Problem of Logic

William Ralph Boyce Gibson, Augusta Klein - Logic - 1908 - 500 pages
...plants under domestication and nature, some light might perhaps be tlirown on the whole subject. ... I worked on true Baconian principles, and without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions, by printed enquiries, by conversation with skilful breeders and gardeners, and by extensive...
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Modern Thought and the Crisis in Belief

Robert Mark Wenley - Bible - 1909 - 364 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions. . . . When I see the list of books of all kinds which I read and abstracted, including...
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Modern Thought and the Crisis in Belief

Robert Mark Wenley - Bible - 1909 - 364 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions. . . . When I see the list of books of all kinds which I read and abstracted, including...
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The Journal of Geography, Volume 10

Geography - 1912
...superstition and currently accepted notions is large among adults. Or, like Darwin, the schools have "worked on true Baconian principles, and, without any theory, collected facts on a wholesale scale"; they have forgotten or never knew that Darwin, when he had gathered his facts, did not erase them from...
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Getting the most out of business: observations of the application of the ...

Elias St. Elmo Lewis - Business - 1915 - 483 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first notebook was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions. * * * When I see the list of books of all kinds which I read and abstracted, including...
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Discovery: Or, The Spirit and Service of Science

Sir Richard Gregory - Research - 1916 - 340 pages
...some light might perhaps be thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...scale, more especially with respect to domesticated productions by printed inquiries, by conversation with skilful breeders and gardeners, and by extensive...
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