Title from caption in capitals at beginning of preface on leaf a1 recto.
Place and date of printing from colophon on leaf E9 recto; printer's name from Dante Alighieri III's verse on leaf E9 recto, which reads: "Quisquis funesto ualidas sub Marte cohortes ... Ille raguseum tollat super astra Boninum Ingenioq[ue] uiri præmia digna ferat Impressit ..."
Printed in Boninus's types 1:90G (leaf &7r only) and 2:113R.
Signatures: [1⁶]; a¹⁰ b-z⁸ & ¹⁰ [con]¹⁰ A-D⁸ E¹⁰: 312 leaves, leaves /1 and E10 blank. Quire  with leaves 2 and 3 signed ii and iii.
Paper format: Chancery folio
Edited by Paulus Ramusius.
Woodcut illustrations on leaves c7v, m1v-m2r, r1r, t5r-z7r, & 5r- & 7r, [con2]r-[con8]r.
1 column of 37 lines. Spaces left blank for initials, occasionally with printed guide letter.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 31.3 x 20.6 cm.
Hand decoration: Rubricated, alternating red and blue initials. Annotations: No marginal notations in text. Manuscript title on bottom edge most trimmed away.