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C.9.d.4 f.5r Genesis, 'The Gutenberg Bible', 1455 (paper)

Johann Gutenberg’s Bible is probably the most famous Bible in the world. It is the earliest full-scale work printed in Europe using moveable type.

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C.9.d.4 f.5r Genesis, 'The Gutenberg Bible', 1455 (paper)
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BL3468134
Title
C.9.d.4 f.5r Genesis, 'The Gutenberg Bible', 1455 (paper)
Artist
German School, (15th century) / German
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
paper
Date
c. 1455 AD (C15th AD)
Description
Johann Gutenberg’s Bible is probably the most famous Bible in the world. It is the earliest full-scale work printed in Europe using moveable type.
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© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
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