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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms dk-02160
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  223 x 189mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  Danish
Place:  København
Date:  1821-01-21
Short summary:  Asking for plant geographic information. The same kind of information that Brown and Hornemann presents in their works on New Holland and Guinea. At what height do plants grow, are there plants identical with plants in other parts of the world, does printed meteorlogical observatins exist? Heard the addressee's lectures 16-17 year4s ago.
Person:  Schouw, Joachim Frederik, 1789 (København)-1852 (København), Politician, Botanist, Professor, author
Person:  Wallich, Nathanael Wulff, 1785? (København)-1854 (London), Physician, Botanist, addressee
Person:  Brown, Robert, 1773 (Montrose)-1858 (London), Botanist, person referred to
Person:  Hornemann, Jens Wilken, 1770 (Marstal)-1841 (København), Botanist, Professor, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Brown, Robert, Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae. London 1810 (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Hornemann, J. W., De indole plantarum Guineen sium obseravtiones. København 1819 (Book)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note of reception of the letter written across the text on 1a making it dificult to read in that part.
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