Picture Of Johannes Gutenberg 1468

Picture Of Johannes Gutenberg 1468

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Johannes Gutenberg

Johannes Gutenberg was an inventor of mechanical movable type which started the Printing Revolution and changed the face of the world. His Bible is, even today, considered a printed product of high aesthetic and artistic qualities.

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History of Printing

Printing is one of the most important inventions ever. It replaced writing manuscripts by hand and allowed for much faster, cheaper and efficient reproduction of books especially in Western cultures which have more limited alphabets.