64-1-2

2019 /64/1-2

ISSN: 2570-6861 (Print), 2570-687X (Online)
Vedoucí redaktor: Mgr. Kateřina Spurná, Ph.D.

Zámecká knihovna Defurovy Lažany – fond Otokara Kruliše-Randy

The article deals with the Defurovy Lažany manor library, which used to comprise the collection of the prominent Czech industrialist Otokar Kruliš-Randa. The private collection of this bibliophile began to be formed during his studies and reached its zenith in the 1930s. This period is documented by…

Po stopách knih v rodině Brisigellů

The Brisigells were one of the families that settled in Bohemia in connection with land acquisitions during the Thirty Years’ War. The family achieved its greatest wealth in the second generation at the turn of the 18th century. The third generation suffered a gradual decline, caused i.a. by…

Albrecht Dürer a počátky české ilustrace

This article deals with printed graphic sheets, cycles and illustrations by Albrecht Dürer, which penetrated into book printing in the Czech language (Nuremberg) and in Bohemia (Prague, Litomyšl) through original printing blocks as well as copies in the first half of the 16th century. Dürer’s…

Trnkové z Křovic: krátký vzestup zapomenutého rodu

Changes in the social status of the elites have been relatively well-mapped in the case of the families of the higher nobility, more rarely also for some better-off knightly families. Nevertheless, research has ignored the fates of the noble families that did not settle in the country but were tied…