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The Burgerbibliothek of Berne produces four series of publications, including the lavishly illustrated “Passepartout” series, in which it introduces objects and collections from its own holdings. All the publications can be purchased in bookshops or ordered by email from Stämpfli Buchhandlung

New publications 

  • Paul Klee, Hans Bloesch, Die Korrespondenz 1898-1940, Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag 2021 (Edition by Marcel Baumgartner)
  • Burgerbibliothek Bern (ed.), Architektur im Archiv. Wert und Bedeutung bauhistorischer Zeugnisse, Berne: Stämpfli Verlag 2020 (Passepartout 10)
  • Burgerbibliothek Bern (ed.),  Bern in historischen Ansichten. Altstadt und Quartiere - Postkarten aus der Sammlung Hans-Ulrich Suter, Berne: Haupt Verlag 2019
  • Hans Bloesch, Paul Klee, Das Buch. A Joint Project from the Years 1902-1904,  Wädenswil: Nimbus Kunst und Bücher AG 2019 (Facsimile edition with transcription and contributions by Osamo Okuda and Reto Sorg in German and English) 

Other series published by the Burgerbibliothek include: since 1953, Schriften (records) of the Burgerbibliothek of Berne, including monographs on Bernese history, art and culture; since 1962, Catalogues of the Burgerbibliothek of Berne and, since 1975, the Bibliography of Bernese history, which has been maintained by the Centre for Historic Collections of the University Library of Bern since 2010 and can be accessed via DigiBern.

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