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" There is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair. "
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation ... - Page 63
by Charles Darwin - 1864 - 440 pages
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Hall's Journal of Health, Volume 36

1889
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...the progeny of a single pair. Even slow-breeding man doubles in twentyfive years, and at this rate in a few thousand years, there would literally not be...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 50

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1860
...rule,.tbat every organic being naturally increases at во high a rate that, if not deutroyed. thc earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single...a few thousand years, there would literally not be stain!. ugroorn for his progeny. Linnaius has calculated lhal if an annual plant produced only two...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 3; Volume 111

William Hendry Stowell - English literature - 1860
...matters of opinion, and admit of contest ; but what can we think "f the following statement at p. 64 ? "Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-five...a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing-room for bis progeny." True, were the fact so ; but what does it mean ? If it be intended...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

1860
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...single pair. Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-rive years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing...
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CHARLES DICKENS - 1860
...twenty-five years ; and at this rate, in a few thousand years there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny. Linnaeus has calculated that if an annual plant produced only two seeds—and there is no plant so unproductive as this—and their seedlings next year produced two,...
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The Theological and Literary Journal, Volume 13

1861
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally uoe be standing room for his progeny. Linn&us has calculated that if an annual plant produced only...
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Zoologist: A Monthly Journal of Natural History, Volume 19

Zoology - 1861
...being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be peopled by the progeny of a single pair. Even slow-breeding...would literally not be standing room for his progeny. Linneus has calculated that if an annual plant produced ouly two seeds — and there is no plant so...
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Transactions of the Illinois Natural History Society

Illinois Natural History Society - Natural history - 1861 - 194 pages
...no exception to tlie rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...pair. Even slowbreeding man has doubled in twenty-five yea s; and at this rate, in a ft w thousand years, there would literally not be standing room for his...
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; Or, The Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1861 - 440 pages
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...single pair. Even slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-live years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing...
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Transactions of the Illinois State Agricultural Society: With ..., Volume 4

Agriculture - 1861
...is no exception to the rnle that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...the progeny of a single pair. Even slowbreeding man lias doubled in twenty-five years ; and ut this rate, iu a few thousand years there would literally...
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