Meggs—Chapter 5, Gutenberg

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Chapter 5 Gutenburg

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Nuremberg Chronicles

 

Gutenberg Bible of the New York Public Library...

Gutenberg Bible of the New York Public Library. Bought by Lenox in 1847, it was the first to come to the USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The impact of Gutenberg on the past five hundred years of civilization compared to Steven Jobs and the present digital revolution in communication—still in it’s infancy.—Gutenberg the Geek

 

 

 

 

Gutenberg 1

Gutenberg 2

 

Foundry Type

 

 

History of Printing

Terms

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Mainz, Germany

 

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ars moriendi

 

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Xylography

 

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Woodblock

 

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Parchment

 

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Vellum

 

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Watermark

 

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trade guild

 

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Gutenberg

 

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metal alloy

 

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type mold and matrix

 

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Typography

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Moveable Type

 

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Textura

 

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Johann Fust

 

Peter Schoeffer

Peter Schoeffer

 

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42-line Bible (Gutenberg Bible)

 

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colophon

 

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Copperplate engraving

 

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