How the Gutenberg Bible was Made

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Benjamin Truesdale
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Published: 9 June 2017

How the Gutenberg Bible was Made

As the first major book produced using printed type, or moveable metal type, the Gutenberg Bible remains one of the scarcest books conceivable. Watch as Head of Books, Maps and Manuscripts at Freeman’s, Benjamin Truesdale, explains how the Gutenberg Bible was compiled and produced.




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