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It is a fact of some little importance to us, that peculiarities appearing in the males
of our domestic breeds are often transmitted either exclusively, or in a much
greater degree, to males alone. A much more important rule, which I think may be
But there is not a shadow of evidence in favour of this view : to assert that we
could not breed our cart and race-horses, long and short-horned cattle, and
poultry of various breeds, and esculent vegetables, for an almost infinite number
I do not believe, as we shall presently see, that the whole amount of difference
between the several breeds of the dog has been produced under domestication ;
I believe that some small part of the difference is due to their being descended ...
I cannot doubt that if other animals and plants, equal in number to our
domesticated productions, and belonging to equally diverse classes and
countries, were taken from a state of nature, and could be made to breed for an
equal number of ...
Mr. Blyth, whose opinion, from his large and varied stores of knowledge, I should
value more than that of almost any one, thinks that all the breeds of poultry have
proceeded from the common wild Indian fowl (Gallus bankiva). In regard to ...
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