Johann Heinrich Zedler Bibliography

Grosses vollst„ndiges Universal-Lexicon aller Wissenschafften und Knste (Great Complete Encyclopaedia of all Sciences and Arts) 1732
A 68-volume encyclopaedia published by Johann Heinrich Zedler in Leipzig between 1732 and 1754. It was published under its full-name: "Great Complete Encyclopaedia of all Sciences and Arts which so far have been invented and improved by human mind and wit: Including the geographical and political description of the whole world according to all monarchies, empires, kingdoms, principalities, republics, free sovereignties, countries, towns, sea harbours, fortresses, castles, areas, authorities, monasteries, mountains, passes, woods, seas, lakes ... and also a detailed historical and genealogical description of the world's brightest and most famous family lines, the life and deeds of the emperors, kings, electors and princes, great heroes, ministers of state, war leaders... ; equally about all policies of state, war and law and budgetary business of the nobility and the bourgeois, merchants, traders, arts".