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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L4528 • Carl Linnaeus to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin, 2 July 1771 n.s.
Dated 1771 d. 2 julii. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to (). Written in Latin.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus had been to Stockholm to see the new king, Gustav IIIGustav III, (1746-1792).
Swedish. Reigned 1771-1792. Son of King
Adolf Fredrik and Queen Lovisa Ulrika,
brother of Sofia Albertina and Karl
XIII. Correspondent of Linnaeus.
so there had been no answer to letters for some time.

Comments on ten plates are given with names and advice on the presentations. Among them are Sempervivum hirtum, Phaseolus inamoenus and a mushroom that was quite unknown to Linnaeus.

[2004-07-11]

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (UUB, G152g). [1]

upEDITIONS

1. Caroli Linnaei epistolae ad Nicolaum Josephum Jacquin (1841), p. 116-117   p.116  p.117.