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" Secondly, the fibres of the barks of trees are chiefly longitudinal, resembling roots, as is beautifully seen in those prepared barks, that were lately brought from Otaheita. Thirdly, in horizontal wounds of the bark of trees, the fibres of the upper... "
Cherry Blossom Epiphany: The Poetry and Philosophy of a Flowering Tree - Page 10
by Robin D. Gill - 2006 - 740 pages
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Zoonomia; Or, The Laws of Organic Life, Volume 1

Erasmus Darwin - Medicine - 1800
...old one, and fet in the ground. I Whence Whence it appears that the buds of deciduous trees are fo many annual plants, that the bark is a contexture of the roots of each individual bud j and that the internal wood is of no other ufe but to ; fupport them in the air, and that thus they...
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COMPARATIVE PSHYCHOLOGY AND UNIVERSAL ANALOGY

M. EDGEWORTH LAZARUS, M.D. - 1851
...horizontal wounds of the bark of trees, the fibres of the upper lip are always elongated downwards like the roots, but those of the lower lip do not approach...resemble the animal world in their individuality. The irritability of plants, like that of animals, appears liable to be increased or decreased by habit...
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Evolution, Old and New, Or, The Theories of Buffon, Dr. Erasmus Darwin, and ...

Samuel Butler - Evolution - 1879 - 384 pages
...internal wood is perished, and yet the branches are vegete and healthy. Secondly, the fibres of the bark of trees are chiefly longitudinal, resembling roots,...resemble the animal world in their individuality. " The irritability of plants, like that of animals, appears liable to be increased or decreased by...
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The Shrewsbury Edition of the Works of Samuel Butler: Evolution, old and new

Samuel Butler - 1924
...Garden, part ii, note on Silene. 182 branches are vegete and healthy. Secondly, the fibres of the bark of trees are chiefly longitudinal, resembling roots,...resemble the animal world in their individuality. " The irritability of plants, like that of animals, appears liable to be increased or decreased by...
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