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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L0386 • Johan Jacob Döbeln to Carl Linnaeus, 25 June 1740 n.s.
Dated 14 Junij 1740. Sent from Lund (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Johan Jacob DöbelnDöbeln, Johan Jacob
(1674-1743). Swedish. Professor of
medicine at Lund. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
writes to Linnaeus to make his acquaintance and encloses his thesis [Disputatio historico-medica de mumia AegyptiacaDöbeln, Johan Jacob
Disputatio historico-medica de mumia
Aegyptiaca
, diss., resp. J. Leche
(Lund 1739).
]. He hopes to meet Linnaeus sometime. He writes that most of his medical friends in Stockholm are dead by now and that he himself has lived a long life and will continue to work as long as he can.

He wishes Linnaeus good health and Godís blessing.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (LS, III, 301-302). [1] [2] [3]

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1911), vol. I:5, p. 357   p.357.