The Evolution of Man: A Popular Exposition of the Principal Points of Human Ontogeny and Phylogeny, Volume 1

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Page 93 - We thus learn that man is descended from a hairy quadruped, furnished with a tail and pointed ears probably arboreal in its habits, and an inhabitant of the Old World.
Page 6 - This fundamental law, to which we shall recur again and again, and on the recognition of which depends the thorough understanding of the history of evolution, is briefly expressed in the proposition that the history of the germ is an epitome of the history of the descent...
Page 112 - ... the idealist scholar who closes his eyes to the real truth, or the priest who tries to keep his spiritual flock in ecclesiastical leadingstrings, can any longer tell the fable of the
Page 441 - See also blastostyle. blast'ula (Zool.). A hollow sphere, the wall of which is composed of a single layer of cells, produced as a result of the cleavage of an ovum.

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