Werner publishing company

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Logo of the Werner publishing company

The Wernersche Verlagsgesellschaft (full name: Werner'sche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH ) is a specialist publisher in Worms with the main focus on art history .


The publisher Ferdinand Werner (2017)

The publishing house was founded in 1978 by Ferdinand Werner and Claus Reisinger . It has been based in Worms since 1982 . Since then, the publishing house has published more than 500 books , mainly from the field of art history and related topics such as monument preservation and archeology . To mark the 40th anniversary of the publishing house, an exhibition was held in the Worms City Library , which showed part of the publishing house production and materials for book production before the digital age from the holdings of the publishing house archive.


The publisher publishes non-fiction books , illustrated books and exhibition catalogs. The main topics are architecture , architectural history , monument preservation , archeology and horticulture .

The publisher also publishes several specialist journals:


  • Ptr: The city dragon in the logo ... and bedded on roses: the Werner publishing company . In: Wormser Zeitung from 29./30. August 1987, p. 14.

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Poster for the exhibition: 40 years of the Wernersche Publishing Company in the Worms City Library
Exhibition: 40 years of Wernersche Verlagsgesellschaft in the Worms City Library

Individual evidence

  1. Wernersche publishing company on firma-24.de .
  2. Udo Mainzer : Ferdinand Werner, publisher and researcher . In: INSITU. Journal of Architectural History. 2/2015. ISSN 1866-959X, p. 149 f.
  3. Homepage of the publisher .
  4. ↑ List of publications of the books .
  5. Ulrike Schäfer: Only what is printed remains . In: Wormser Zeitung of September 7, 2018, p. 13.
  6. ↑ List of publications of the books .
  7. ↑ List of publications of the journals .

Coordinates: 49 ° 38 ′ 22.2 "  N , 8 ° 21 ′ 59.1"  E