Desiderii Erasmi Roterodami Lingua, sive, De linguae usu atque abusu liber utilissimus.
Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536)
Place of origin
Blickling Hall, Norfolk (Accredited Museum)
410,  p. ; 12mo. Running number: 7151. Provenance: manuscript inscription on second front fly-leaf: "Ex lib: Tho: Johnson". Manuscript number on front fly-leaf: "006". Manuscript notes in pencil on rear pastedown. Binding: seventeenth-century full calf (very worn); sewn onto five sewing supports; blind-tooled covers with double fillet border and panel of single and double fillets; blind dotted roll pattern along board edges; blind-tooled spine.
Makers and roles
Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536), author