BSB-Ink attributes authorship to Johann Wonnecke.
Title from ISTC.
Colophon in red, with device (leaf /7v): "Disser herbarius ist czu mencz gedruckt und geendet dem xxviii dage des mercz. Anno. M.cccc.lxxxv." [Printer's mark]
Printed in Schoeffer's types 7:149G, 8:93G, and 9:149G.
Collation: [1-45⁸]: 360 leaves, leaf /8 blank.
Paper format: Chancery folio.
Woodcuts after illustrations by Erhard Reuwich.
Commissioned by Bernhard von Breydenbach.
Edited by Johannes von Cuba.
Full-page woodcut on leaf /1v of 13 men under a bower.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 28.5 x 21 cm.
PML copy missing 1 leaf: /8 (blank), and has leaf /1r (index) replaced from another copy, with capital strokes and manuscript plant names.
PML copy has some staining along bottom edge in first few quires.
Hand decoration: Rubricated, red lombards, paragraph marks, capital strokes, and underlining; hand-colored woodcuts. Annotations: A few marginal annotations throughout. Symbol inscribed to armorial in woodcut (leaf /1v): Lambda with 2 crossed swords (Walther?).