Title from ISTC.
Colophon (leaf /12v): .M.CCCC.LXX. Proderat haud multum Livi abs te scripta fuisse / Maxima si romȩ facta pari eloquio: / Q[ue] seu desidiis: alio seu crimine quovis: / Sive & temporibus cuncta fere occiderant: Queq[ue] superfuerant opera: hec tam rara videri: / Ut pene ipsorum copia nulla for[et]: / Et Vindelino debebis tu qoqu[ue]: formis / Egregie impressit has modo qui decadas: Atq[ue] ipsas iisdem scevis velut hostibus acri / Bellow oppugnatas fortiter eripuit. ...
Printed in type 1:110R.
Collation: [Dec. I: 1-2¹²; 3-11¹⁰ 12¹⁰(1+1 bella opti[m]e) 13-15¹⁰ 16-17⁸; Dec. II: 18-24¹⁰; Dec. III: 25-31¹⁰; Dec. IV: 32-34¹⁰ 35-36⁸ 37-41¹⁰ 42¹⁴]: 421 leaves, leaves /1, /8, and /14 blank.
Paper format: Royal folio
Edited by Johannes Andreas, bishop of Aleria.
The outer sheet of quire [c] was reprinted to include a portion of text omitted from the original printing (BMC).
A copy is known (formerly in the collection of W.H. Crawford, sold at Sotheby's 12 March 1891, lot 1905, again 30 Nov. 1995, lot 280) with a colophon date 1469, which is an eighteenth-century forgery: see M. Castellana in Bulletin du bibliophile et du bibliothécaire 1891, confirmed by more recent observation.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 40 x 26.8 cm.
PML copy bound in two volumes (I: quires [1-17], II: quires [18-42])--each volume has different decoration and annotations.
PML copy missing 2 leaves: /1 and /8 (blanks) and with a blank leaf (probably /14) bound before quire  in vol. II.
Hand decoration: Vol. I: Illuminated white vine initial; rubricated, alternating red and blue lombards. Vol. II: Pen and wash historiated initials on blue ground, bas-de-page borders in the style of Girolamo da Cremona; rubrics added in red and blue before each Decade, in red before each book. Annotations: Vol. I: Contemporary marginal notations (in quires -) and alpha-numeric manuscript quire signatures. Vol. II: No marginal notations.