Bencard, Johann Kaspar
- Adolf Layer
(bap. Würzburg, Oct 30, 1649; d Augsburg, Dec 24, 1720). German publisher. He started publishing in Frankfurt, and in 1670 took over the Jesuits’ academic press in Dillingen an der Donau. In 1694 he moved to Augsburg. He produced mainly theological literature, and also occasionally printed music, including masses and ...