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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L0800 • Johann Carl Bohn to Carl Linnaeus, 14 April 1747 n.s.
Dated XIV. April. a. DCCXLVII. Sent from Hamburg (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Latin.

upSUMMARY

Johann Carl BohnBohn, Johann Carl (1712-).
German. Bookseller. Correspondent
of Linnaeus.
reports that he will give the name of a merchant in Stockholm as the recipient for a sum of money, which Linnaeus is about to send on behalf of the Royal Society of Sciences at Uppsala [Kungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i UppsalaKungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i
Uppsala,
Swedish. The Royal
Society of Sciences at Uppsala was
founded in 1728.
] as payment for the subscription to some journals. However, the sum will be slightly larger than was already agreed, since the price for the present year for one of the publications, nine marks, has to be added.

This method of payment has to be renewed every three years, if Linnaeus cannot find a better way of sending the money.

Bohn has taken care of Linnaeusís Fauna SvecicaLinnaeus, Carl Fauna Svecica
sistens animalia Sveciae regni:
quadrupedia, aves, amphibia, pisces,
insecta, vermes, distributa per classes
& ordines, genera & species. Cum
differentiis specierum, synonymis
autorum, nominibus incolarum, locis
habitationum, descriptionibus
insectorum
(Leiden 1746). Soulsby
no. 1152.
. He is also ready to give Linnaeus similar service in other contexts.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original (UUB, G152a). [1]

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1916), vol. II:1, p. 316   p.316.