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" Which strike ev'n eyes incurious ; but each moss, Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings ; holds a rank which lost Would break the chain, and leave behind a gap Which Nature's self would... "
Lepidoptera Britannica: sistens digestionem novam insectorum lepidopterorum ... - Page 111
by Adrian Hardy Haworth - 1803 - 609 pages
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 10; Volume 102

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1855
...strike, — Tenth or ten thousandth, — breaks the chain alike.' and, again, from Stillingfleet : — Each shell, each crawling insect holds a rank Important...leave behind a gap Which nature's self would rue. M. de Quatrefages indulges his imagination in the formation of a perfect animal. ' The perfect animal,...
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The Six Days of Creation: A Series of Familiar Letters from a Father to His ...

William Graeme Rhind - Bible and science - 1855 - 339 pages
...admiration. Indeed, in all creation, nothing is more full of interest than thejnsect tribe. " Each moss, Each shell, each crawling insect holds a rank Important...rank, which, lost, Would break the chain, and leave a gap, That Nature's self would rue !" The class of animals called INSECTS, I will dwell upon a little...
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The Flowering Plants and Ferns of Great Britain, Volume 1

Anne Pratt - Botany - 1855
...shed down Their kindly influence ; not these alone, Which strike even eyes incurious, but each inoss, Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings ; — holds a rank, which, lost, Would break the chain, and leave behind...
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The Flowering Plants of Great Britain, Volume 1

Anne Pratt - Botany - 1855
...shed down Their kindly influence ; not these alone, Which strike even eyes inciirious. but each mosS, Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings ;—holds a rank, which, lost, Would break the chain, and leave behind...
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Silver-shell, Or, the Adventures of an Oyster

Charles Williams - Oysters - 1856 - 184 pages
...thus passed through the history of Silver-shell ; but we should like yet to dwell on the fact that " Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a rank Important...leave behind a gap Which Nature's self would rue; " and to urge, by all that has been now advanced, an attentive consideration, so far as practicable,...
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A Popular History of British Lichens

William Lauder Lindsay - Lichens - 1856 - 352 pages
...and insignificant though it appear to be,— " Holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings; holds a rank which, lost, Would...and leave behind a gap Which Nature's self would rue ;"— that Lichens are of infinite importance as handmaids of Nature in operating her changes on the...
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Silvershell, Or, The Adventures of an Oyster

Charles Williams - Evolution (Biology) - 1857 - 184 pages
...but we should like yet to dwell on the fact that " Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a raiik Important in the plan of Him who fram'd This scale...leave behind a gap Which Nature's self would rue; " and to urge, by all that has been now advanced, an attentive consideration, so far as practicable,...
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How to make home happy: or, Hints and cautions for all

William Jones (F.S.A.) - 1857
...object, however minute, inculcates the invaluable lessons of method and order to man: — " Each moss, Each shell, each crawling insect, holds a rank Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings ; — holds a rank, which lost, Would break the chain, and leave behind...
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The New Science; Or, Mento-Theology: The Parables for the Clergy, But ...

Miss Grace Sciencia (pseud.) - Eccentric literature - 1858 - 376 pages
...philanthrophy. Each moss, each crawling insect, holds a rank important in the chain of him who framed this scale of beings ; holds a rank, which lost, would...leave behind a gap which nature's self would rue. Does man, according to the dogmas of the church, or divine provisos of religion, occupy this high and...
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American Medical Gazette and Journal of Health, Volume 11, Part 1

Medicine - 1859
...measure. * * Each moss, each shell, each insect holds a place, Important in the plan of Him who framed This scale of beings; holds a rank, which, lost, Would...leave behind a gap, Which Nature's self would rue." STIIAIN(JFLEET. No surer plan is there to keep the mind in tone, than by having a fresh subject for...
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