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" Reviewing the facts here given, one is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed on these small, barren, and rocky islands ; and still more so, at its diverse yet analogous action on points so near each other.... "
Principles of Geology; Or, The Modern Changes of the Earth and Its ... - Page 620
1865 - 834 pages
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Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries ...

Charles Darwin - Beagle Expedition - 1846
...is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed on these small, barren, and rocky islands, and still more so...much lesser degree, to the great American continent. I will conclude my description of the natural history of these islands by giving an account of the...
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Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal

Science - 1856
..." a little world within itself, or rather a satellite attached to America." " One is astonished at the amount of creative force displayed on so many...yet analogous action on points so near each other." (Darwin's Journal of the Beagle.) The Galapagos have been only inhabited by man within the last few...
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The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal: Exhibiting a View of the ..., Volume 3

Science - 1856
..." a little world within itself, or rather a satellite attached to America." " One is astonished at the amount of creative force displayed on so many...yet analogous action on points so near each other." (Darwin's Journal of the Beagle.) The Galapagos have been only inhabited by man within the last few...
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Rain and rivers; or, Hutton and Playfair against Lyell and all comers [an ...

George Greenwood - 1866
...conditions. Lyell quotes Darwin : ' The archipelago is a little world within itself. One is astonished at the amount of creative force displayed on so many...satellite attached to America ; but it should rather be cah1ed a group of satellites, physically similar, organically distinct, yet intimately related to each...
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The Century, Volume 25

1883
...is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed in these small, barren and rocky islands; and still more so...yet analogous action on points so near each other." The variations which occur in species, as well as the modifications of the same organ in allied species,...
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The Tree-lifter, Or, a New Method of Transplanting Forest Trees

George Greenwood - Tree planting - 1876 - 235 pages
...conditions. Lyell quotes Darwin: ' The archipelago is a little world within itself. One is astonished at the amount of creative force displayed on so many...much lesser, degree to the great American continent.' But the plan of the Great Creator seems, in all time, and in all terrestrial space, to have gone on...
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Rain and Rivers, Or, Hutton and Playfair Against Lyell and All Comers

George Greenwood - Rain and rainfall - 1876 - 247 pages
...conditions. Lyell quotes Darwin : ' The archipelago is a little world within itself. One is astonished at the amount of creative force displayed on so many...much lesser, degree to the great American continent.' But the plan of the Great Creator seems in all time, and in all terrestrial space, to have gone on...
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the century magazine.

- 1883
..."is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed in these small, barren and rocky islands; and still more so...yet analogous action on points so near each other." The variations which occur in species, as well as the modifications of the same organ in allied species,...
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Life of Charles Darwin

George Thomas Bettany, John Parker Anderson - Evolution - 1887 - 175 pages
...is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed on these small, barren, and rocky islands ; and still more so at its diverse yet analogous action in points so near each other." The long voyage to Tahiti, 3,200 miles, begun on October 20, 1835, ending...
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A Naturalist's Voyage: Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and ...

Charles Darwin - Beagle Expedition - 1889 - 381 pages
...is astonished at the amount of creative force, if such an expression may be used, displayed on these small, barren, and rocky islands ; and still more...much lesser degree, to the great American continent. I will conclude my description of the natural history of these islands by giving an account of the...
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