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Engelbert Jörlin to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
4 March 1779 n.s.Dated d. 4 Mart. 1779-.
Sent from Lund (Sweden) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Swedish.
L6221. Engelbert JörlinEngelbert Jörlin (1733-1810).
Swedish. Botanist. Linnaeusís student. Teacher at
Lund University. Travelled in Europe. Linnaeusís
intention to send him to Cape was never realised.
Correspondent of Linnaeus.
to Carl Linnaeus the YoungerCarl Linnaeus the Younger (1741-1783).
Swedish. Botanist. Son of Carl Linnaeus and Sara
Elisabet Linnaea. Brother of Elisabeth Christina,
Louisa, Sara Christina and Sophia Linnaea.
Attended his fatherís lectures, had private tutors
(Löfling, Rolander, Solander and Falk, all
Linnaeusís students). Demonstrator of botany at
Uppsala. Succeeded his father.
, 4 March 1779 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, VII, 376-377v).