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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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The Shipley collection of scientific papers, Volume 37

Zoology - 1894
...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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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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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Sir Francis Darwin - Electronic books - 1887 - 418 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 byhooks or plumes. I had always...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Volume 1

Sir Francis Darwin - Naturalists - 1887
...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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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin

Francis Darwin - 1887
...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...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...
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Life, Journals and Correspondence of Rev. Manasseh Cutler, L.L.D.

1888 - 1019 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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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Volume 44

Electronic journals - 1888
...haunted me. But it was equally evident that neither the action of the surrounding conditions, nor tho will of the organisms (especially in the case of plants)...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 plumes. I had always...
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The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin: Including an ..., Part 228; Part 1888

Sir Francis Darwin - Naturalists - 1888
...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...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...
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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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Charles Darwin: His Life Told in an Autobiographical Chapter, and ..., Volume 5

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Naturalists - 1892 - 348 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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