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Bod-Inc: G-092

Gerson, Johannes

De arte audiendi confessiones, et al.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Gerson, Johannes: De arte audiendi confessiones. ‘De modo audiendi confessiones cum pulchris circumstanciis et considerationibus'. See G‑091.

[a5v] Gerson, Johannes: De remediis contra recidivum peccandi. See G‑091, but in addition [a7v]: ‘Preterea ille circumstancione que habentur . . .'; explicit: ‘benefactorem iniuste offendit. Deo gracias.’

[b2r] Antoninus Florentinus: Decisio consiliaris super dubio producto de indulgentiis. Incipit: ‘[D]e indulgenciis nil expresse habemus ex sacra scriptura . . .’ See A‑341.

[c3v] Alanus de Insulis: De sex alis Cherubim. PL CCX 269-80; see Stegmüller, Repertorium Biblicum, 949.

[c7v] Gerson, Johannes(?): De septem miseriis hominum in hac vita. Incipit: ‘[P]rima miseria hominis est nuditas et priuatio . . .’ Explicit:` . . .de putredinis feditate.’ Not identified; the text also occurs in Hans Thurn, Die Handschriften der Zisterzienserabtei Ebrach, Die Handschriften der Universitätsbibliothek Würzburg, 1 (Wiesbaden, 1970), MS. M. ch. q. 15, 224v –225r.


Imprint: [Nuremberg]: Friedrich Creussner, 1478. Folio.

Remarks: BSB‑Ink dates [not after 13 Sept.].


Collation: [a–c8].


ISTC: ig00192000

GW: GW 10724, II col. 440 (Antoninus);

Hain: H *7661;

Goff: Goff G‑192;

BMC: BMC II 450;

Proctor: Pr 2142 = 2143;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑145; Rhodes 826; Sheppard 1575-6.

LCN: 14267879, 14877330


Copy number: G-092(1)

Bound with A‑176; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 269 × 194 mm.

Wanting gathering [a] and leaf [b1].

A marginal annotation on the origin of the word ‘iubilaeum'.

Initials, some with red pen-work infill, decoration, and extensions into the margins, paragraph marks, and some running headlines and rubrics are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 3.43(1).

Copy number: G-092(2)

Wanting the blank leaf [c8].

Binding: Nineteenth-century half dark blue morocco, bound for the Bodleian Library c.1885; dyed leather index tabs.

Size: 282 × 202 × 8 mm.

Size of leaf: 275 × 195 mm.

Initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' and no. ‘2242.n.2' on [a1r]. Purchased on 17 Jan. 1886 from Caspar Haugg, Catalogue 79, no. 511, for 8 Marks; see Library Bills.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 3Q 5.37.

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