The German printers of the fifteenth century

One of the products described in this book printer Moritz Brandis. His first full printing, dated “Breviary Brandenburg Ensenada” appeared on 15. Novewmber of the Year 1488. His last Leipzig pressure was Sachsenspiegel, he on 10. July 1490 at the expense of the Magdeburg bookseller Hans Loer and Professor Christoph Küppner completed.

From these and other creditors harassed, Moritz Brandis fled to Magdeburg, from where he 1491-1504 was quite successful in.

In the judicial distribution of confiscated Sachsenspiegel got a brother of the debtor 30 Copies, Loer und Küppner je 180 Copies. Zu jedem Drucker werden die Lebensumstände, Werdegang und dessen Werke beschrieben.

(Download des Werkes)


Ernst Voulliéme, 2. Ed, Berlin: Reichsdruckerei, 1922, XVI, 175 S.

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