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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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The Wages Question: A Treatise on Wages and the Wages Class

Francis Amasa Walker - Social history - 1876 - 428 pages
...hundred and fifty years there would be alive nearly nineteen million elephants descended from the first pair. . . . Even slow-breeding man has doubled in...a few thousand years there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny." 1 But how would it be meanwhile with subsistence ? In saying that this...
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THE WAGES QUESTION A TREATSIE ON WAGES AND THE WAGES CLASS

FRANCIS A WALKER, M.A., Ph.D. - 1876
...hundred and fifty years there would be alive nearly nineteen million elephants descended from the first pair. . . . Even slow-breeding man has doubled in...a few thousand years there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny." 2 But how would it be meanwhile with subsistence ? In saying that this...
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Darwinia: Essays and Reviews Pertaining to Darwinism

Asa Gray - Evolution (Biology) - 1877 - 404 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...a few thousand years, there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny. Linnseus has calculated that if an annual plant produced only two seeds—and...
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Comparative Zoology: Structural and Systematic for Use in Schools and Colleges

James Orton - Zoology - 1877 - 396 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 the progeny of a single pair." If the increase of the human race were not checked, there would not be standing-room for the descendants...
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Comparative Zoology: Structural and Systematic, for Use in Schools and Colleges

James Orton - Zoology - 1883 - 413 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 the progeny of a single pair." If the increase of the human race were not checked, there would not be standing-room for the descendants...
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The science of man

Charles Bray - 1883
...Darwin, " that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that if not destroyed this earth would. soon. be covered by the progeny of a single pair." The wish, that of the living whole No life may fail beyond the grave, Derives it not from what we have...
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Darwinism Stated by Darwin Himself: Characteristic Passages from the ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1884 - 351 pages
...naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered with the 5 progeny of a single pair. Even slow-breeding man has...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in less than a thousand years, there would literally not be standingroom for his progeny. Linnaeus has...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 5

Literature - 1886
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturall v increases at so high a rate that if not destroyed the earth would soon be covered by the...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate in less than a thousand years there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny. Linnseus has...
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Charles Darwin: Naturalist

Joseph Thomas Cunningham - Naturalists - 1886 - 32 pages
...rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, \ V Charles Darwin. 13 if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate in less than a thousand years there would literally not be standing room for his progeny. There is direct...
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The Ethical Import of Darwinism

Jacob Gould Schurman - Ethics, Evolutionary - 1887 - 264 pages
...Darwin's general statement "that every organic l>eing naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair." Hence, as infinitely more individual animals and plants are produced than can possibly survive, nature...
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