Gutenberg Bible

Gutenberg Bible (c.1455) – the first book to be printed using moveable type, printed by Johann Gutenberg in Mainz 

Introduced by Liam Sims, Cambridge University Press ‘Special Collections’ 

 

 

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Oliver Balch, a resident of Hay, was shown around
The Historical Print Room at Cambridge University Library today and was even allowed to handle this very special and valuable book. Thanks to The Baskerville Society for arranging this visit.

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