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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3832 • Carl Linnaeus to Carl Aurivillius, 26 December 1766 n.s.
Dated 1766 d. 26 Decemb:r. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Referring to the approved records of the Royal Society of Sciences [Kungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i UppsalaKungliga Vetenskaps-Societeten i
Uppsala,
Swedish. The Royal
Society of Sciences at Uppsala was
founded in 1728.
], Linnaeus wants to borrow the manuscript by Alexander GardenGarden, Alexander (1730-1791).
British/American. Doctor of medicine,
South Carolina. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
, “Garden nova plantarum genera” [Garden had sent a manuscript entitled “Characteres generici plantarum Carolinensium”Garden, Alexander “Characteres
generici plantarum Carolinensium” (Ms.
unpublished)
], for publication in the Acta societatis regiae scientiarum Upsaliensis Acta societatis regiae
scientiarum Upsaliensis
(Stockholm
1740-1751).
, but it was never published].

The enclosed letter is meant for Petrus EkermanEkerman, Petrus (1696-1783).
Swedish. Eloquentiae professor, Uppsala.
.

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1909), vol. I:3, p. 96   p.96.