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Bod-Inc: G-157

Geuss, Johannes

De vitiis linguae.


Analysis of Content

A1r Geuss, Johannes: ‘Tractatus de viciis lingue.’ Incipit: ‘[Q]ui in verbo non offendit, hic perfectus est vir . . .’ See VL III 37-41.

K3r [Colophon.]

K3r Albertanus Causidicus Brixiensis: ‘De doctrina dicendi et tacendi.’ De arte loquendi et tacendi. Thor Sundby, Brunetto Latinis Levnet og Skrifter (Copenhagen, 1869), pp. lxxxiv–cxix; Thor Sundby, Della vita e delle opere di Brunetto Latini (Florence, 1884), 475-506. See also A‑082.


Imprint: [Nuremberg: Fratres Ordinis Eremitarum S. Augustini, 1479]. 4°.


Collation: A–K10.


ISTC: ig00300000

GW: GW 10904;

Hain: HC *7759; C 144 (II);

Goff: Goff G‑300

BMC: BMC II 458;

Proctor: Pr 2219

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑217; Sheppard 1607.

LCN: 14878406


Copy number: G-157(1)

In this copy the first colophon and the incipit of the second tract are printed in black.

Binding: Nineteenth-century brown paper boards.

Size: 217 × 145 × 23 mm.

Size of leaf: 206 × 143 mm.

On A1r a five-line initial ‘Q' is supplied in red, with long extension along the right margin and ‘Ihs' written in the body of the letter. Paragraph marks and capital strokes are supplied in red; marginal notes, extracting key words, are supplied in red ink; all in a contemporary hand. Each section is marked by red cloth index tabs.

Provenance: Purchased for £0. 12. 6; see Books Purchased (1861), 25.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 7.38.

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