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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L4786 • Anders Johan von Höpken to Carl Linnaeus, 11 January 1773 n.s.
Dated 11 Jan. 1773. Sent from Norrköping (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Some day earlier 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.
had received Linnaeus’s New Year’s letter written 1 January 1773 [this letter has not come down to us]. The letter had been delivered to Ulfåsa and then forwarded to Norrköping. Höpken, as every year, reiterates his delight at receiving Linnaeus’s letters but has little to add except to wish Linnaeus a long life.

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. (LS, VII, 105-106). [1] [2] [3]

upEDITIONS

1. Riksrådet grefve Anders Johan von Höpkens skrifter (1893), vol. 2, p. 24-25 .
2. Bref och skrifvelser (1917), vol. I:7, p. 178   p.178.