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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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Proceedings of the Canadian Institute

Canadian Institute - Learned institutions and societies - 1887
...other of their life. Every creature naturally increases at so high a rate, that if multitudes were not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair. This applies to the more slowly breeding, as well as to those that increase annually by the hundred...
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Proceedings of the Canadian Institute, Volumes 4-5

Canadian Institute - 1887
...other of their life. Every creature naturally increases at so high a rate, that if multitudes were not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair. This applies to the more slowly breeding, as well as to those that increase annually by the hundred...
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The Story of Creation: A Plain Account of Evolution

Edward Clodd - Cosmology - 1888 - 242 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...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.'2 If all the...
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The Philosophy of Necessity: Or, Law in Mind as in Matter

Charles Bray - Cooperation - 1889 - 407 pages
...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 rate of increase is geometrical. Mr. JA Rowell has calculated that from a single specimen of the...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 27; Volume 47

Universalism - 1890
...product. Indeed, Darwin says 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 has doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in a few thousand years there...
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dœology: A Treatise on Generative Life. Including Pre-natal Influence ...

Sydney Barrington Elliot - Contraception - 1892 - 260 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 room for his progeny — ie, not standing room, as is easily proved by any one acquainted with figures."...
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The Population Question According to T. R. Malthus and J. S. Mill: Giving ...

Charles Robert Drysdale - Malthusianism - 1892 - 94 pages
...naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered with the progeny of a single pair. Even slowbreeding man...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...
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Socialism from Genesis to Revelation

Franklin Monroe Sprague - Socialism - 1892 - 493 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. . . . The elephant is reckoned the slowest breeder of all known animals; ... it begins to breed when...
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dœology: A Treatise on Generative Life ; Including Pre-natal Influence ...

Sydney Barrington Elliot - Contraception - 1893 - 260 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 room for his progeny — ie not standing room, as is easily proved by any one acquainted with figures."...
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The Classic and the Beautiful from the Literature of Three ..., Volume 1

Henry Coppe - Literature - 1893
...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...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. Lmnœus has...
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