Weidmannsche Verlagsbuchhandlung GmbH

1680
Founded in Frankfurt by Moritz Georg Weidmann

1681–1854      
Publishing activities in Leipzig, especially through Philipp Erasmus Reich. People refer to him as the nation‘s principle book trader

1854-1983       
Publishing activity in Berlin, Dublin and Zurich through the publishing family Reimer

1983    
Take over by Georg Olms – Hildesheim, Zurich, New York

1986    
Presentation of the works of Pierre de Coubertin as commissioned by the International Olympic Committee during the plenary assembly of the IOC in Geneva

1989-2009       
Publication of the Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm research edition in 44 volumes and other standard works of well-known authors

2005    
Jubilee celebration, 325 years of Weidmann


Ceremonial act during the 1986 session of the IOC. The publishers of the Pierre de Coubertin Edition, Dr. W. Georg Olms and Dr. Eberhard Mertens, hand over the Coubertin presentation box to the President of the IOC Juan Antonio Samaranch

Jubilee-Greetings
History of the Georg Olms AG

 


Moritz Georg Weidmann
(1680-1693)

Philipp Erasmus Reich
(1746-1787)
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The Palais of the Weidmannsche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Berlin

Prof. Dr. L. E. Schmidt and the editors of the Grimm research editionat the office of Olms Arabian Stud