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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3246 • Carl Linnaeus to Daniel Tilas, 12 April 1763 n.s.
Dated 1763 d. 12 April.. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Stockholm (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus writes to Daniel TilasTilas, Daniel (1712-1772).
Swedish. Nobleman. Mineralogist,
official heraldist, genealogist.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
that he has often made mistakes in his estimates of the amount of work needed in his investigations of nature. He cannot see how he could avoid this, and it will burden for him for a long time. However, he will remember to look for help wherever he may find it.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (KB, Ep. T13). [1]