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" Man's craving to know the causes at work in each event he witnesses, the reasons why each state of things he surveys is such as it is and no other, is no product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stages. Among rude... "
Myth, Ritual and Religion - Page 89
by Andrew Lang - 1899 - 719 pages
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The Living Age ..., Volume 125

1875
...other, is no product of high civilization, but a characteristic of his race down to its iffwaf stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite,...many of the moments not engrossed by war, or sport, or sleep. — Primitive Culture, voL i, p. 332. Mr. Darwin remarks : — The American aborigines, negroes,...
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The Living Age, Volume 198

1893
...it is and no other, is no product of high civilization, but a characteristic of his race down to the lowest stages. Among rude savages it is already an...satisfaction claims many of the moments not engrossed in war or sport, food or sleep. It is true that among primitive races this craving has to be put off...
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Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology ..., Volume 1

Edward Burnett Tylor - Animism - 1874
...social or political instruction. veys is such as it is and no other, is no product of high civilization, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest...not engrossed by war or sport, food or sleep. Even to the Botocudo or Australian, scientific speculation has its germ in actual experience: he has learnt...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 137

1874
...product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of bis race down to UK lowest stage. Among rnde savages it is already an intellectual appetite whose...moments not engrossed by war or sport, food or sleep.' This decisive judgment may yet be reinforced by some admissions made by Mr. Darwin himself : ' The...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 137

English literature - 1874
...other, is no product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite whose satisfaction claims many of the momenta not engrossed by war or sport, food or sleep.' This decisive judgment may yet be reinforced...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 25

1875
...other, is no product of high civilization, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite,...many of the moments not engrossed by war, or sport, or sleep." — (Primitive Culture, voL i., p. 332.) Mr. Darwin remarks : — " The American aborigines,...
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Lessons from Nature, as Manifested in Mind and Matter

St. George Jackson Mivart - Matter - 1876 - 462 pages
...other, is no product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite...moments not engrossed by war or sport, food or sleep." This decisive judgment may yet be reinforced by some very distinct admissions, for which we have to...
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Lessons from Nature, as Manifested in Mind and Matter

St. George Jackson Mivart - Matter - 1876 - 462 pages
...other, is no product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite,...many of the moments not engrossed by war, or sport, or sleep." — Primitive Culture, vol. L p. 332. He also remarks : — " The state of things amongst...
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LESSONS FROM NATURE AS MANIFESTED IN MIND AND MATTER

ST. GEORGE MIVART, PH.D., F.R.S. - 1876
...other, is no product of high civilisation, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite,...many of the moments not engrossed by war, or sport, or sleep." — Primitive Culture, vol. i. p. 332. He also remarks : — " The state of things amongst...
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Evolution

Evolution - 1881
...other, is no product of high civilization, but a characteristic of his race down to its lowest stage. Among rude savages it is already an intellectual appetite...moments not engrossed by war or sport, food or sleep." I have quoted this only as bearing upon the question of the early or late development of the desire...
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