Tycho Brahe

Dates: 1546-1601
Brahe is mostly known as an astronomer, but in the last years of his life he was a printer too. He brought a press into his castle on the isle of Hven (then part of Denmark) in order to publish his astronomical discoveries.
Page 440: Timperley, C.H. Encyclopaedia of Literary and Typographical Anecdote, London: Henry G. Bohn, 1842.
Occupations: author, printer


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