Darmstadt | Words | Character

Quotations referring Darmstadt of different periods and professions.
From Goethe (“? to see naked youth in refulgence of the sun may appear in this region as something special in any case it arouses scandals.”)to Arno Schmidt (” Rather dead in the heath as alive in Darmstadt.”) Georg Büchner said (” Visit once Darmstadt and see how gentlemen scoff for your money,?”) Up to grand duke Ernst Ludwig (” ? all old thrones are toppled. The imperator is escaped all the chieftains moved to lonesome castles just me on my own with the mine live in Darmstadt”); and further to Uffbasse (“Shortly: bunk off the crown of Darmstadt’s emblem!”)etc. etc.
Typesetting of wooden and leaden characters derived from the department for type casting, typesetting and print methods of the Hessische Landesmuseum Darmstadt (Hessian State Museum Darmstadt)
Made in printing craft on different paper in different colors.

Hardback large block book 33 x 48 cm.
Project made by Katrin Holst and Christof Gassner by communicating with Hessische Landesmuseum Darmstadt.

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