Louis Cardevac de HavrincourHavrincour, Louis Cardevac de
(1707-1767). French. Diplomat in
Stockholm 1749-1762. Correspondent of
Linnaeus. has received the letter from Linnaeus [Linnaeus to Cardevac de Havrincour, 12 May 1752Letter L1426 and the seeds that d’Ayen had wanted. Havrincour thanks Linnaeus for this and has arranged that the seeds, together with the two dissertations [Nova plantarum genera, quae [...] praesidie [...] Carolo LinnaeoLinnaeus, Carl Nova plantarum
genera, quae [...] praesidie [...]
Carolo Linnaeo, diss., resp. C. M.
Dassow (Uppsala, 1747). Soulsby no.
1469. and Plantae hybridaeLinnaeus, Carl Plantae
hybridae, diss., resp. J.J. Haartman
(Uppsala, 1751). Soulsby no. 1632. ] which Linnaeus had sent, will go to France.
Havrincour will receive the rest of the seeds, which Linnaeus had promised to send in the autumn, with great joy, and he hopes that Linnaeus will not forget about them.
Havrincour thanks Linnaeus profusely for his generosity and friendliness.