Table of contents for Gutenberg and the impact of printing / Stephan Fčussel ; translated from the German by Douglas Martin.


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Contents
FOREWORD 7
GUTENBERG - HIS LIFE AND WORK 9
The course of Gutenberg's Life 9
Bringing the technical inventions together 15
The "work of the books": the 42-line Bible 18
The Burgos copy of the Bible 22
The Göttingen copy of the Bible 23
Jobbing Printing in long runs 25
Indulgences and propaganda against the Turks 25
School book 30
Further ephemera 31
The 36-line Bible 32
The Catholicon 50
Gutenberg's ?nal years 51
The successor workshop of Fust and Schoeffer 52
THE SPREAD OF PRINTING 59
Rome 60 
Venice 62
Paris 65
The book in Britain 66
PRINTING AND HUMANISM 71
Renaissance humanism 72
Editions of classical authors 77
Early humanism in Germany 97
Printing in Greek and Hebrew 101
Vadian and the provision of teaching texts 104
A few dissenting voices 109
POPULAR INSTRUCTION IN THE VERNACULAR 113
Popular books 113
Encyclopedias 117
Fables 121
The Ulm Aesop 124
Practical Books 126
BROADSIDES AND THE "LATEST NEWS" 146
News-sheets 149
A broadside view of the New World 151
Emperor Maximilian I 153
The pamphlets of Maximilian I 154
Maximilian's concern for a memorial 155
PRINTING AND THE REFORMATION 157
German bibles before Luther 157
Luther's career 162
The main texts of the Reformers 163
Pamphlets 166
Luther's translation principles 168
Bible translations from 1522 to 1546 170
GUTENBERG GOES ELECTRONIC 176
 The on-going media revolution 176
 Print on demand 194
 Manuscripts on screen 195
 Electronic Ink 196
BIBLIOGRAPHY 199
PICTURE CREDITS 206




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Gutenberg, Johann, 1397?-1468, Printers Germany Biography, Printing History Origin and antecedents