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Carl Linnaeus to Antoine Gouan,
18 October 1769 n.s.Dated 1769 d 18 octobr.
Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to Montpellier (France).
Written in Latin.
L4273. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Antoine GouanAntoine Gouan (1733-1821). French.
Botanist, Montpellier. Student under Sauvages.
Director of the botanical garden in 1767, later
professor of botany and medicine. Although an
admirer of Linnaeus he tried to develop a hybrid
of his system of classification. Correspondent of
Linnaeus. , 18 October 1769 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (BL, Additional Ms 22935, 229).