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" These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of species — that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called by one of our greatest philosophers. "
The Darwinian Theory of the Transmutation of Species - Page xi
by Robert Mackenzie Beverley - 1867 - 386 pages
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The Victorian Age of English Literature, Volume 2

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - English literature - 1892 - 647 pages
...in his introduction) I was much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the inhabitants of South America and in the geological relations of the...inhabitants of that continent. These facts seemed to me to throw some light on the origin of species—that mystery of mysteries, as it has been called...
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A Practical Course in English Composition

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - English language - 1893 - 249 pages
...investigator ventured to propound. Note what Darwin says in the introduction to his Origin of Species: When on board HMS " Beagle," as naturalist, I was...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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A Practical Course in English Composition

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - English language - 1893 - 249 pages
...propound. Note what Darwin says in the introduction to his Origin of Species : When on board II. MS " Beagle," as naturalist, I was much struck with certain...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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The Heresy of Cain

George Hodges - Church and social problems - 1894 - 290 pages
...sermon. Darwin's epoch-making book, the " Origin of Species," begins with this significant paragraph: "When on board HMS Beagle as naturalist, I was much...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapter of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of species...
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The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, Or, The ..., Volume 1

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1896
...November 24th, 1859, and the second edition on January 7th, 1860. ORIGIN OF SPECIES. INTRODUCTION. WHEN on board HMS ' Beagle,' as naturalist, I was...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The origin of species by means of natural selection ...

Charles Darwin - Science - 1896
...January 7th, 1860. OBIGIN OF SPECIES. INTRODUCTION. WHEN on board HMS ' Beagle,' as naturalist, I waa much struck with certain facts in the distribution...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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Footnotes to Evolution: A Series of Popular Addresses on the Evolution of Life

David Starr Jordan - Evolution - 1898 - 392 pages
...ends." In the preface to the Origin of Species, published in 1859, he outlined his plan of work in the following words: "When on board HMS Beagle as...relations of the present to the past inhabitants of the continent. These facts seem to throw some light on the origin of species, that mystery of mysteries,...
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Footnotes to Evolution: A Series of Popular Addresses on the Evolution of Life

David Starr Jordan - Electronic book - 1898 - 392 pages
...much struck with certain facts in the distribution of the organic beings inhabiting South •l"u" s America, and in the geological relations of the present to the past inhabitants of the continent. These facts seem to throw some light on the origin of species, that mystery of mysteries,...
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The Federalist: A Commentary on the Constitution of the United States

Constitutional law - 1901 - 225 pages
...anything. But our most ambitious schemes of philosophy now start quite differently. Mr. Darwin begins:— "When on board HMS BEAGLE, as naturalist, I was much...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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Universal Classics Library, Volume 12

Literature - 1901
...anything. But our most ambitious schemes of philosophy now start quite differently. Mr. Darwin begins: — "When on board HMS BEAGLE, as naturalist, I was much...the past inhabitants of that continent. These facts, as will be seen in the latter chapters of this volume, seemed to throw some light on the origin of...
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