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Wiens Buchdrucker-Geschichte, 1482-1882
Mayer, Anton, 1838-1924.
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Publication Information:
Wien : Verlag des Comités zur Feier der vierhundertj. Einführung der Buchdruckerkunst in Wien, in Commission bei W. Frick [Druck von F. Jasper], 1883-87.
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations, facsimiles, plates (part color) portraits ; 34 cm
General Note:
Vol. 1 has added t. p. in colors; v. 2, added t. p., engr. Initials, head and tail pieces, facsimiles of title-pages, printers' marks, music type, etc.

The notices of the presses from 1482 to 1682 are accompanied by bibliographies, enumerating in all 2232 titles, excluding works listed by Denis (Wiens Buchdruckergeschichte bis MDLX. 1782 [und Nachtrag, 1793]) and works of minor importance published after 1640; 401 are titles of works issued 1482-1560, not mentioned by Denis. In addition, there are numerous bibliographical foot-notes throughout the work.

Each volume has its own indexes.
1. Bd. 1482-1682.--2. Bd. 1682-1882. Nachtrag zum ersten und zweiten Bande.
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