Search Bodleian Incunables:

If your search term consists of multiple words, you can choose how to search:



Bod-Inc: G-109

Gerson, Johannes

De custodia linguae.


Analysis of Content

[a1v] Gerson, Johannes: ‘Questio notabilis et corde bene ruminanda de custiodia lingue.’ See G‑108.


Imprint: [Mainz: Peter Schoeffer, not after Sept. 1470]. 4°.

Remarks: Dated after Schöffer's advertisement; see Wilhelm Velke, ‘Zu den Bücheranzeigen Peter Schöffers', Veröffentlichungen der Gutenberg-Gesellschaft, 5-7 (1908), 221-30.


Collation: [a6].


ISTC: ig00218600

GW: GW 10759;

BMC: BMC I 26;

Proctor: Pr 88;

Others: Rhodes, ‘Johannes Gerson', 141 no. 4, edn ‘A'; Sheppard 46. Microfiche: Unit 1: Mainz to 1480.

LCN: 14877946


Copy number: G-109(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf over marbled paper boards; bound for Kloß.

Size: 214 × 151 × 7 mm.

Size of leaf: 205 × 142 mm.

A four-line initial ‘Q' on [a1v] and paragraph marks are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Georg Franz Burkhard Kloß (1787-1854); book-label; sale (1835), lot 1721; Rhodes notes that lot 1722 is the copy now in the British Library. Purchased perhaps for £4. 4. 6, as one of the nine volumes of ‘tractatus varii'; see Books Purchased (1835), 11.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.48.

Go to top of page