Gutenberg Bible

Johannes Gutenberg. Circa 1454.

Image of Gutenberg Bible

This leaf, showing a passage from the book of Ezekiel, came from one of the 180 copies Gutenberg and his team finished printing around 1454. The work was an instant success; all 180 copies were sold before printing was even finished.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title Gutenberg Bible
Creator Johannes Gutenberg
Publication Date Circa 1454
Call Number VAULT Ruggles 27
Location Special Collections