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Extract from letter 1771 [manuscript]
Bib ID 487556
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Linne, Carl von, 1707-1778
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1771 
1 p. 
Summary

The letter (of which this item is a translated extract) was written (in Latin) by Linne to Dr. Johann Reinhold Forster. Forster accompanied Captain Cook on his second voyage to the South Seas in 1772. The original letter is missing.

Biography/History

Carl von Linne was a famous Swedish naturalist.

Notes

Typescript.

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 1332.

Subjects Linne, Carl von, 1707-1778 -- Correspondence.  |  Forster, Johann Reinhold, 1729-1798 -- Correspondence.  |  Naturalists -- Sweden -- Correspondence.
Occupation Naturalists

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