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Pulteney, Richard
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A general view of the writings of Linnaeus
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Pulteney's view of Linneaus Pulteney's view of the writings of Linneaus
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Soulsby no. 2608, 33b,Contient: Soulsby no. 1194, 2075, 2640, 3443, 3630.

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J. Mawman
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2nd. ed., with corrections, considerable additions, and memoirs of the author (1730-1801), by William George Maton ... To which is annexed the diary of Linnæus, written by himself, and now translated into English [by Carl Troilius], from the Swedish manuscript in the possession of the editor.
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xv, 595 p. : ill., 2 pls., 2 ports., 1 folded chart ; 29 cm.
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Traduit de: The Swedish ms., consisting of 80 folio pages, was sent in 1770 by Linnaeus to Dr. C. F. Mennander, Archbishop of Upsala,who commenced a translation into Latin. In 1779 Mr. Fredenheim,son of the Archbishop conveyed the Diary and other MSS. to Robert Gordon, of Cadiz, to be printed in England. Mr. Gordon died soon after, and the ms. were sold by his executors to J. Mawman, the publisher of this second edition
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Maton, William George
Troilius, Carl
Linné, Carl von,
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