Book donations from dr. Ivan Kupčík
RNDr. Ivan Kupčík donated part of his private library to The Map Collection of Charles University. The donation comprised 212 documents in the total value CZK 96 000. Many thansk for the gift.
RNDr. Ivan Kupčík is former curator of The Map Collection. He is significant historical cartographer specialized on portolan and pilgrimage maps.
Son Jan Kupčík brought the gift from Munich in three deliveries during 2015. All donation counted 315 documents in total value CZK 217 000. There are most books and serials about historical cartography, portolan maps, atlases and globes. All documents were profesionally processed and described in the catalog. Documents are deposited and signid separatelly to keep library together. Documents are available for researchers.
List of donated books is HERE.
Many thanks for the gift.