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Bod-Inc: G-108

Gerson, Johannes

De custodia linguae.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Gerson, Johannes: ‘De custodia lingue et corde bene ruminanda.’ Gerson, Oeuvres, IX no. 427, 64-70, ending imperfectly.


Imprint: [Cologne: Ulrich Zell, c.1467-72]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by Goff. Sheppard dates [1469-70], BSB‑Ink [c.1470].


Collation: [a6].


ISTC: ig00218000

GW: GW 10754;

Hain: H *7682;

Goff: Goff G‑218;

BMC: BMC I 184;

Proctor: Pr 833;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑190; Dennis E. Rhodes, ‘The Fifteenth-century Editions of Johannes Gerson, De custodia linguae’, Gb Jb 59 (1984), 140-1, at 141 no. 1; Sheppard 627; Voulliéme, Köln, 470.


Copy number: G-108(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half green morocco; marbled paper boards; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers. Scar of an index tab on [a1].

Size: 209 × 141 × 5 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 131 mm.

Initials with extensions into the margins and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 5. 0; see Books Purchased (1833), 10.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q inf. 1.22.

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