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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L3866 • Anders Johan von Höpken to Carl Linnaeus, 7 January 1767 n.s.
Dated 7 Jan: 1767. Sent from Skänninge (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus’s letter dated 1 January 1767 [this letter has not come down to us] had arrived and Anders Johan von HöpkenHöpken, Anders Johan von
(1712-1789). Swedish. Count and
statesman. One of the founders of the
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.The
Chancellor of the Uppsala University
1760-1764. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
has many reasons to be most grateful for it. In addition, Höpken mentions that he has had a terrible time in recent years, which he had not deserved. Apart from that, he does not complain as long as he can retain the friendship and consideration shown by Linnaeus, and wishes him all success.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. (LS, VII, 90). [1] [2]

upEDITIONS

1. Riksrådet grefve Anders Johan von Höpkens skrifter (1893), vol. 2, p. 18-19 .
2. Bref och skrifvelser (1917), vol. I:7, p. 170   p.170.