Worde
biographical name Wynkyn de died 1534? English (Alsatian-born) printer

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  • Worde — Wynkyn de Worde, in verschiedenen Quellen auch Winandus van Worden, John oder Johannes Wynkyn oder Wykyn, Wynkyn Vort oder William Wykyn[1] († 1535 in London) war ein englischer Buchdrucker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke (Auszüge) 3… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Worde,Wynkyn de — Worde (wôrd), Wynkyn de. Died c. 1534. English printer credited with the introduction of italic type and numerous other innovations. * * * …   Universalium

  • WORDE, Wynkyn de — (d. 1535) Wynkyn de Worde was the student and successor of William Caxton, En­gland s first printer, and he produced more than eight hundred editions of almost four hundred titles, more than any other English printer before 1600. Born in either… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

  • Worde, Wynkyn de — orig. Jan van Wynkyn (n. Alsacia– m. 1534/35). Impresor británico, nacido en Alsacia. Fue empleado en la imprenta de William Caxton desde su fundación en 1476 hasta la muerte de Caxton, momento a partir del cual Worde se hizo cargo del negocio. A …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Worde, Wynkyn de — orig. Jan van Wynkyn born , Alsace died 1534/35 Alsatian born British printer. He was employed at William Caxton s press from its founding in 1476 until Caxton s death, when he took over the concern. Unlike Caxton and many other contemporary… …   Universalium

  • Wynkyn de Worde — (also Wynken; originally Jan van Wynkyn) (d. 1534) was a printer and publisher known for his work with William Caxton, and is recognized as the first to popularize the products of the printing press.Life and workDe Worde was born in Wœrth in… …   Wikipedia

  • Wynkyn de Worde — Wynkyn de Worde, in verschiedenen Quellen auch Winandus van Worden, John oder Johannes Wynkyn oder Wykyn, Wynkyn Vort oder William Wykyn[1] († 1535 in London) war ein englischer Buchdrucker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke (Auszüge) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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