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In 1448 Johannes Gutenberg moved back to Mainz and by 1450 was

In 1448 Johannes Gutenberg moved back to Mainz and by 1450 was


Gutenberg, Johannes

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Gutenberg in a 16th-century copper engraving

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Biography of Johannes Gutenberg

In 1476 an English merchant, diplomat, writer and printer William Caxton, is said

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The printing press by johannes gutenberg

Peter Kurten

An artist's visualization of Johannes Gutenberg in his workshop, showing his first proof sheet.

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Johann Fust

Johann Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg was a German craftsman and inventor who originated a method of printing from movable type that was used without ...

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Johannes Gutenberg: Inventions, Facts & Accomplishments

Johann Gutenberg was born at about 1400 and in 1468 at Mainz, Germany. Gutenberg was the son of Friele (Friedrich) Gänsfleisch and Else Wyrich.

Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg

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An oil painting of Fust, Gutenberg and Schoeffer. Courtesy of Gutenberg-Museum Mainz.

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Court records are sketchy, however scholars believe that while the trial was going on, Gutenberg was able to print his masterpiece, the 42-Line Bible, ...

Regarded as one of the most influential people in human history, Gutenberg remains a towering figure in the popular image. In 1999, the A&E Network ranked ...

"Modern Book Printing" − sculpture commemorating its inventor Gutenberg

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NAVIDRAHIMIRAD 21 40 Johannes Gutenberg Mosaic by Cornejo-Sanchez

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Johann Gutenberg

Mainz, 1840 Gutenberg Denkmal on the medal for Gutenberg's Printing Press 400th anniversary, obverse.

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This is a picture of Johann Gutenberg's "face".

Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg (/joʊˌhɑːnɨs ˈɡuːtənbɜrɡ/ yoh-hah-nəs goo-tən-burɡ; c. 1398 – February 3, 1468) was a German blacksmith, ...

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Johannes Gutenberg

The precise date of birth of Gutenberg is not known. It is assumed that Johannes Gensfleisch -- that was the family name -- came into this world here in ...

A printer operates a Gutenberg press

Gutenberg Bible, Library of Congress, Washington D.C.

Movable Type

When a craftsman revolt erupted in Mainz against the noble class in 1428, Johannes Gutenberg’s family was exiled and settled in Strasburg, ...


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Page-setting room – c. 1920

Gutenberg statue by Bertel Thorvaldsen in Mainz, Germany

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Herbert Putnam, Librarian of the Library of Congress, exhibits the Gutenberg Bible during a public exhibition at the Library, December 15, 1930.

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Gutenberg's 42-line Bible

Within the span of only two years, Luther's tracts were distributed in 300,000 printed copies throughout Germany and Europe.

The reverse of this medal.


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Early Printing Press

Invention of printing: Gutenberg taking the first proof

Johannes Gutenberg: Man of ...

(Nach dem Gautschen wird jedem Teilnehmer ein “Gautschbrief” überreicht, der an diesen Tag mit Gutenberg in Mainz erinnert.)

Gutenberg's press spread quickly and there was one working in all major cities in Europe in a very short space of time. Aldus Manutius of Venice and William ...

Saint Christopher - early European woodcut

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United States Postal Service stamp issued in 1952 commemorating the 500th anniversary of Gutenberg's first printed Bible

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Haarlem to Mainz.

When Andreas Dritzehn died at Christmas 1438, his heirs, trying to circumvent the terms of the contract, began a lawsuit against Gutenberg in which they ...

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Portrait of Johann Jakob Fugger, 1541.

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He began printing the Gutenberg Bible. 1455 He had a debt of 20,000 guilders.