Georges Cuvier Quote

It is my object, in the following work, to travel over ground which has as yet been little explored and to make my reader acquainted with a species of Remains, which, though absolutely necessary for understanding the history of the globe, have been hitherto almost uniformly neglected.


'Preliminary discourse', to Recherches sur les Ossemens Fossiles (1812), trans. R. Kerr Essay on the Theory of the Earth (1813)

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It is my object, in the following work, to travel over ground which has as yet been little explored and to make my reader acquainted with a species...

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It is my object, in the following work, to travel over ground which has as yet been little explored and to make my reader acquainted with a species...

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It is my object, in the following work, to travel over ground which has as yet been little explored and to make my reader acquainted with a species...

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It is my object, in the following work, to travel over ground which has as yet been little explored and to make my reader acquainted with a species...