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Paul Dietrich Giseke to Carl Linnaeus the Younger,
16 July 1783 n.s.Dated d. 16. Jul. 1783.
Sent from Hamburg (Germany) to Uppsala (Sweden).
Written in Latin.
L6272. Paul Dietrich GisekePaul Dietrich Giseke (1745-1796).
German. Physician. Professor of natural science in
Hamburg in 1771. 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.
, 16 July 1783 n.s.
Not yet available
a. original holograph (LS, IV, 493-493v).