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Letter 11 October 1742, London to Carl Linnaeus, Uppsala

(Text, Manuscript)


  • Letter from or to Linnaeus
  • Additional physical form : Linnaeus, Carl: Bref och skrifvelser af och till Carl von Linné. Utgifna och med upplysande noter försedda af Th. M. Fries, J. M. Hulth & A. Hj. Uggla. Afdelning I:1-8, Afdelning II:1-2 (Stockholm 1907-1943). Vol. I:4: 626 P. 4-6
  • Original location: a. original holograph (Linnean Society, London, I, 241-242).


Dillenius, Johann Jacob: Hortus Elthamensis (London 1732).

Linnaeus, Carl: Flora Lapponica exhibens plantas per Lapponiam crescentes, secundum systema sexuale collectas in itinere [...] Additis synonymis, & locis natalibus omnium, descriptionibus & figuris rariorum, viribus medicatis & oeconomicis plurimarum (Amsterdam, 1737). Soulsby no. 279.

Linnaeus, Carl: Fundamenta botanica, quae majorum operum prodromi instar theoriam scientiae botanices per breves aphorismos tradunt (Amsterdam 1736). Soulsby no. 253.

Linnaeus, Carl: Genera plantarum eorumque characteres naturales secundum numerum, figuram, situm & proportionem omnium fructificationis partium (Leiden 1737). Soulsby no. 284.

Linnaeus, Carl: Philosophia botanica, in qua explicantur fundamenta botanica cum definitionibus partium, etc. (Stockholm 1751). Soulsby no. 437.

Martyn, John: Historia plantarum rariorum centuriae primae decas, I-V (London 1728-[1737]).

Virgil: Pub. Virgilii Maronis Georgicorum libri quatuor. The Georgicks of Virgil, with an English translation and notes. By John Martyn (London, 1741).

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  • urn:nbn:se:alvin:portal:record-223393 (nbn)
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