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" The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest inhabitant, and another era of equal human crime and human improvidence, and of like duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a... "
Annual Report of the Bureau of Forestry for the Province of Ontario - Page 30
by Ontario. Bureau of Forestry - 1882
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Proceedings of the Literary & Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Issue 33

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - Humanities - 1879
...set in action by man has brought the earth to a desolation almost as complete as that of the moon. " The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest...duration with that through which traces of that crime and of that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of...
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Man and Nature, Or, Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action

George Perkins Marsh - Conservation of natural resources - 1864 - 560 pages
...historical period," they are known to have been covered with luxuriant woods, verdant pastures, and fertile meadows, they are now too far deteriorated...duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of shattered...
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 77

Liberalism (Religion) - 1864
...historical period ' they are known to have been covered with luxuriant woods, verdant pastures, and fertile meadows, they are now too far deteriorated...duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished destructiveness, of shattered...
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Meliora, Volumes 7-8

Great Britain - 1865
...avers that in parts he has already done, to ' a desolation almost as complete as that of the moon.' ' The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest inhabitant/ he continues ; ' and another era of equal human crime and human improvidence, and of like duration...
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The London Quarterly VOL.XXVII October 1866 and January,1867

The London Quarterly VOL.XXVII October 1866 and January,1867 - 1867
...agencies of which wo have no present knowledge, and over which we have no prospective control." Again, " The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest inhabitant." Such statements take us by surprise. Human crime and human improvidence have doubtless done much to...
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 77

Liberalism (Religion) - 1864
...historical period ' they are known to have been covered with luxuriant woods, verdant pastures, and fertile meadows, they are now too far deteriorated...duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished destructiveness, of shattered...
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Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the National Board of Trade, Volume 5

National Board of Trade (U.S.) - United States - 1872
...the historical period, they are known to have been covered with luxuriant woods, verdant pastures and fertile meadows, they are now too far deteriorated...duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of shattered...
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The Earth as Modified by Human Action

George Perkins Marsh - Conservation of natural resources - 1874 - 656 pages
...meadows, they are now too far deteriorated to be reclaimable by man, nor can they become again fitted fr human use, except through great geological changes,...duration with that through which traces of that crime and that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of shattered...
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Proceedings, Volume 33

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1879
...set in action by man has brought the earth to a desolation almost as complete as that of the moon. " The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest...duration with that through which traces of that crime and of that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of...
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Proceedings, Volume 33

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1879
...set in action by man has brought the earth to a desolation almost as complete as that of the moon. " The earth is fast becoming an unfit home for its noblest...duration with that through which traces of that crime and of that improvidence extend, would reduce it to such a condition of impoverished productiveness, of...
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