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Bosl’s Bayerische Biographie (Bavarian Biography and Supplement)

  • Karl Bosl (ed.), Bayerische Biographie. 8000 Persönlichkeiten aus 15 Jahrhunderten, Regensburg 1983 (Bavarian Bibliography).
  • Karl Bosl (ed.), Bosls bayerische Biographie. Ergänzungsband. 1000 Persönlichkeiten aus 15 Jahrhunderten, Regensburg 1988 (Bavarian Bibliography, Supplement).

In 1983, the well-known Bavarian regional historian and mediaevalist Karl Bosl (1908-1993) published a biographical encyclopaedia on Bavarian history, which was followed in 1988 by a supplementary volume.

The c.9,000 encyclopaedia entries were recorded as full texts at the University Library Regensburg and made accessible by the use of authority control (PND/GND/VIAF=Virtual International Authority File).