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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 Warner Library, Volume 7

Charles Dudley Warner, John William Cunliffe, Ashley Horace Thorndike, Harry Morgan Ayres, Helen Rex Keller, Gerhard Richard Lomer - Literature - 1917
...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 skillful breeders and gardeners, and by extensive...
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An Introduction to the History of Science

Walter Libby - Science - 1917 - 288 pages
...variation of plants and animals, wild or domesticated, light might be thrown on the whole subject. " I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...any theory, collected facts on a wholesale scale." He saw that pigeon-fanciers and stock-breeders develop certain types by preserving those variations...
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An Introduction to the History of Science

Walter Libby - Science - 1917 - 288 pages
...variation of plants and animals, wild or domesticated, light might be thrown on the whole subject. " I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without...any theory, collected facts on a wholesale scale." He saw that pigeon-fanciers and stock-breeders develop certain types by preserving those variations...
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Getting the most out of business: observations of the application of the ...

Elias St. Elmo Lewis - Business - 1919 - 485 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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The Pedagogical Seminary

Granville Stanley Hall - Education - 1902
...Perhaps some of the questions may have been too suggestive. There is no better ideal than that of Darwin, "I worked on true Baconian principles, and without...any theory, collected facts on a wholesale scale." Let him who seeks truth resolve to state and interpret, not make, his facts ; to bridle his own tongue,...
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The Pedagogical Seminary, Volume 2

Granville Stanley Hall - Education - 1892
...is expressed in the motto printed at the head of our blanks, a sentence from Darwin's autobiography: "I worked on true Baconian principles, and without any theory collected facts on a wholesale scale " Reference to the Pedagogical Seminary, I. 2, pp. 221, 223, will show some of the uses to which the...
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The Dental Cosmos: A Monthly Record Of Dental Science, Volume 14

J. D. White, John Hugh McQuillen, George Jacob Ziegler, James William White, Edward Cameron Kirk, Lovick Pierce Anthony - Dentistry - 1872
...Letters of Charles Darwin. be thrown on the whole subject. My first notebook was opened in July, 1837. I worked on true Baconian principles, and, without any theory, collected facts on a wholesale scale. ... I soon perceived that selection was the keystone of man's success in making useful races of animals...
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Autobiography and Selected Letters

Charles Darwin - Science - 1958 - 365 pages
...thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true Bacouiau principles, and without any theory collected facts...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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Autobiography and Selected Letters

Charles Darwin - Science - 1958 - 365 pages
...thrown on the whole subject. My first note-book was opened in July 1837. I worked on true Bacouiau principles, and without any theory collected facts...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 Edge of Objectivity: An Essay in the History of Scientific Ideas

Charles Coulston Gillispie - Science - 1960 - 562 pages
...five-year voyage the education that Edinburgh and Cambridge had denied him. He set to work. He wrote, "on true Baconian principles, and without any theory collected facts on a wholesale scale." He did not long wander undirected in this limbo. In October, 1838, fifteen months after opening his...
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