Alexander Anderson, 4 Leadenhall Street, London, to James Edward Smith

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Ref No GB-110/JES/COR/1/44
Title Alexander Anderson, 4 Leadenhall Street, London, to James Edward Smith
Letter date 24 Oct 1807
Author(s) Alexander Anderson 1807-1811
Number of Pages 4

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GB-110/JES/COR/1/44 from Alexander Anderson, 4 Leadenhall Street, London, to James Edward Smith (24 October 1807)

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Item Type: Document
From: Anderson, Alexander
Sent from: London
To: Smith, Sir James Edward
Summary:

Discusses 'Dianthus caryophyllus' and proposes two additions to Smith's description of the genus, being 'caryophyllus' and 'hortensia', with three small sketches in pen illustrating his argument. Justifies his course of study.

Letter date: 24 Oct 1807
Languages: English
Prev Ref No: 1.73
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Note typeNote
Finding AidsDawson, W R, (1934). "Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of The Linnean Society - Part I. The Smith papers: The correspondence and miscellaneous papers of Sir James Edward Smith", London: Linnean Society.