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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L2483 • Nicolaas Laurens Burman to Carl Linnaeus, 15 January 1759 n.s.
Dated 17 1/15 59. Sent from Amsterdam (Netherlands) to (). Written in Latin.

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Nicolaas Laurens BurmanBurman, Nicolaas Laurens
(1734-1793). Dutch. Professor of
botany. Linnaeusís pupil in Uppsala in
1760. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has often learned from Linnaeusís letters about the kindness he has shown to Burmanís father Johannes BurmanBurman, Johannes (1707-1779).
Dutch. Botanist, professor of medicine
in Amsterdam. Close friend of Linnaeus.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
. Now Linnaeus has offered to examine the names and descriptions of Burmanís species of Geranium. Burman will be most grateful since he will soon be sending the material to the printers when he takes his doctorís degree [Burman refers to his thesis, Specimen botanicum de geraniisBurman, Nicolaas Laurens
Specimen botanicum de geraniis
(Leiden 1759).
].

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. (LS, II, 491). [1] [2]

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1943), vol. II:2, p. 203-204   p.203  p.204.