Chronicling the Craft of Printing: David Gans' Tsemah David

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Chronicling the Craft of Printing: David Gans' Tsemah David

David Gans (1541-1613)
Tsemah David
Part 2, fol. 95b, including a passage on the invention of print "in the city of Mainz by the means of a Christian gentleman named Johannes Gutenberg"
Prague, 1592
Ornate initial with blurb on the invention of the printing press
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)