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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L2757 • Carl Linnaeus to Johannes Burman, 18 July 1760 n.s.
Dated 1760. d. 18 Julii.. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to (). Written in Latin.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus tells Johannes BurmanBurman, Johannes (1707-1779).
Dutch. Botanist, professor of medicine
in Amsterdam. Close friend of Linnaeus.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
that his son [Nicolaas Laurens BurmanBurman, Nicolaas Laurens
(1734-1793). Dutch. Professor of
botany. Linnaeusís pupil in Uppsala in
1760. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
] is quite well. He is always calm, honest and sincere. He rejoices the Swedish fields and works together with Linnaeus every day on natural history.

Linnaeus dreams of the plants that Burman has sent [Burman to Linnaeus 27 June 1760Letter L4084]. The day when they arrive will be the happiest day in his life.

upEDITIONS

1. Epistolae ineditae Caroli Linnaei (1830), p. 46 .
2. Bref och skrifvelser (1943), vol. II:2, p. 162   p.162.