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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L0945 • Carl Hårleman to Carl Linnaeus, 13 August 1748 n.s.
Dated 2 Aug: 1748. Sent from Stockholm (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus answered directly to Carl Hårlemanís Hårleman, Carl
(1700-1753). Swedish. Nobleman,
architect, royal superintendent.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
last letter [Hårleman to Linnaeus, 8 August 1748Letter L0925]. Hårleman is very grateful for Linnaeusís noble attitude after reading this critical letter: he had listened to Hårlemanís advice without showing irritation or taking offence. All this makes their friendship even more sincere.

P. S. Hårleman has been ill in bed for a month. This gives him time to forward Linnaeusís answer to his friends Anders Johan von HöpkenHöpken, Anders Johan von
(1712-1789). Swedish. Count and
statesman. One of the founders of the
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.The
Chancellor of the Uppsala University
1760-1764. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
and Claes EkebladEkeblad, Claes (1708-1771).
Swedish. Count, councillor, chancellor
of Åbo University. Correspondent
of Linnaeus.
, who as recently as yesterday agreed with him that Linnaeus is exceptional and unique in more than one way.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (LS, VI, 274-275). [1] [2] [3]

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1917), vol. I:7, p. 140   p.140.