Collection in Munchausology Zurich

The Collection in Munchausology Zurich holds everything in relationship to the adventures of Baron Munchausen, to the real Hieronymus Karl Friedrich Freiherr v. Münchhausen, to the authors and the origin and rise of the book.

All languages and every edition like paperback or fine binding, rare book or comic interests the collection.

There is an essay about the collection in German: Eine Münchhausologische Sammlung

The Vademecum

The Vademecum to the Stocks of Historical Books in Switzerland registers and describes the collection.

The catalogue of the Collection in Munchausology Zurich (2000 items) does not run on the Internet. But you can send your inquiry to


The collection is interested to get in contact with other collectors, with antiquarian booksellers and scientists.