Gutenberg Bible at the Ransom Center, The
University of Texas, Austin is home to one of 21 complete existing copies of The Gutenberg Bible, the first book printed with movable type. Page through the digital version of this 1454-55 edition or learn about the early history of printing in Europe.
Printed in Germany in around 1455, was the first substantial book to be printed using moveable type. Site features digitized images of pages from the British Library.
Who2 Profile: Johannes Gutenberg
Brief introduction to the printer who is generally credited with the creation of movable type printing.