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" I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or less number. "
Half-hours with Freethinkers - Page 61
edited by - 1865
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History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club, Instituted ..., Volume 10

Berwickshire Naturalists' Club (Scotland) - Berwickshire (Scotland) - 1885
...with modification embraces all the members of the same class. I believe that animals have desconded from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or less number. " Analogy would lead me one step further, namely to the belief that all animals and plants...
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The Methodist Quarterly Review

Theology - 1861
...modification to members of the same class. Then he launches out still more boldly and says : " I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or less number." (Page 419.) He seems inclined to stop again at this point, but a little thought soon...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 6

1860
...descent with modification embraces all the members of the same class." Furthermore, " I believe that all animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or lessor number." Seeing that analogy as strongly suggests a further step in the same direction, while...
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Crosthwaite's Register of facts and occurrences relating to literature, the ...

Crosthwaite and co - 1860
...orders of a class, are but the offspring from single primordial forms. " I believe," he says, " that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from au equal or lesser number. Analogy would lead me one step further, namely, to the belief that all animal*...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volume 2

1860
...for twenty years, and whose opinions are of weigL ,, and worthy of consideration:—" I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants me one step further, namely, to the belief that all animals and plants have descended from some one...
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The Dublin Review, Volume 48

1860
...the theory of descent with modification embraces all the members of the same class. I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plauts from an equal or lesser number. Analogy would lead me one step further, namely, to the belief...
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Mysteries of Life, Death, and Futurity: Illustrated from the Best and Latest ...

John Timbs - Life - 1861 - 276 pages
...species. This process, which is termed natural selection, is incessantly at work, and all organized beings are undergoing its operation. By the steady...other. All existing animals have descended from at most four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or lesser number. Analogy, (which Mr. Darwin admits...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 89

1861
...formed, as superior to one ot gl»ss as the works of the Creator are to those of man f" " 1 believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or letser number. Analogy would lead me one step' further. — I should infer frcm analogy that probubly...
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Jahrbücher für deutsche Theologie, herausg. von dr. Liebner [and others].

Carl Theodor A. Liebner - 1861
...Stufftettungen begegneten mit übrigen« bereite bei bem Slutor ber Vestiges, f. oben @. ') „I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or less number. — Analogy would lead me one step further, namely, to the belief that all animals ¡nul...
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The Methodist Review, Volume 13; Volume 21; Volume 43

Methodist Church - 1861
...modification to members of the same class. Then he launches out still more boldly and says : " I believe that animals have descended from at most only four or five progenitors, and plants from an equal or less number." (Page 419.) He seems inclined to stop again at this point, but a little thought soon...
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