File Lexa - Černý MSS 21.104, 1342-8, 2183 - Lexa, František - correspondence

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Lexa - Černý MSS 21.104, 1342-8, 2183


Lexa, František - correspondence


  • 1934-1949 (Creation)

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0.5 cm, 9 letters

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1 letter from F. Lexa to Jan Masaryk, Czechoslovak Minister in the United Kingdom, concerning J. Černý (1934).
8 letters from F. Lexa to J. Černý.
-linguistics, Coptic etymologies
-Černý's personal matters, health, social contacts
-students of both Egyptologists
-Lexa's letter to Jan Masaryk (Czechoslovak envoy in London) regards a recognition of Černý as a Czechoslovak scholar with an international remit

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Some of the letters are not in chronological order within the assigned archive numbering sequence.

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  • Czech

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Masaryk Institute and Archives of the Czech Academy of Sciences, v.v.i. fonds František Lexa, correspondence from J. Černý.

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Macková, A. J. and Navrátilová, H. 'Jaroslav Černý a František Lexa. Edice korespondence zakladatelů české egyptologie' [Jaroslav Černý and František Lexa. Correspondence of Founders of Czech Egyptology], in Práce z dějin Akademie věd 1 (2015), 89-150 (OEB 223976).

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