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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L5422 • Sven Hof to Carl Linnaeus, 1 March 1752 n.s.
Dated 19 Februarii 1752. Sent from Skara (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Sven HofHof, Sven (1703-1786).
Swedish. Philologist, Skara.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
sends a book to Linnaeus, to be delivered by Sven BroddBrodd, Sven (1722-1773).
Swedish. Physician and lecturer in logic
and physics at Skara gymnasium.
Linnaeusís student in 1752.
Correspondent of Linnaeus. Correspondent
of Linnaeus.
, and asks whether Linnaeus would consider reading it and correcting the errors, as well as conclusions, reasoning, etc., etc. Hof has been twice to the Salberg Mine and has also informed himself through reading the literature on other processing and mineral manufacturing. He notes that, as regards petrification, he has diverged from the general opinion prevalent among the learned.

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a. (LS).

upEDITIONS

1. Bref och skrifvelser (1917), vol. I:7, p. 116-117   p.116  p.117.