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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3654 • Carl Linnaeus to Bengt Bergius, 18 October 1765 n.s.
Dated 1765 d. 18 Octobr.. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Stockholm (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Lars SalviusSalvius, Lars (1706-1773).
Swedish. Printer, bookseller, publisher.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has informed Linnaeus [this letter has not come down to us] that Bengt BergiusBergius, Bengt (1723-1784).
Swedish. Historian and naturalist. Known
for his copies of Swedish scientific
correspondences and sources, now in the
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences,
Stockholm. Linnaeusís student.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
is assisting to ensure that the Systema naturae, 12th editionLinnaeus, Carl Systema
naturae
, 12th edition (Stockholm
1766-1768). Soulsby no. 62.
, is correctly printed. For this, Linnaeus is humbly grateful.

The herbs, Linnaeus has promised, shall be delivered before Christmas. Linnaeus has stayed at his country estate until now, and will hardly have time to breathe before the middle of December.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. contemporary copy (KVA, Bergius, XI, 239).

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1909), vol. I:3, p. 116   p.116.