Title from incipit (leaf /1r): Leonardi Aretini de bello Italico adversus Gotthos.
Colophon (leaf /12r): Gallicus hunc librum impressit nicolaus ienson: / Artifici grates optime lector habe. .M.CCCC.LXXI.
Printed in type 1:115R.
Collation: [1¹² 2-5¹⁰ 6¹²]: 64 leaves.
Paper format: Royal quarto in half-sheets
The book was on sale in Germany by 6 July 1471: M. Cortesi in Vestigia. Studi in onore di Giuseppe Billanovich, I (Rome, 1984), p. 213 (ISTC).
Adapted by Brunus Aretinus from Procopius (GW).
PML copy leaf dimensions: 27.5 x 18.7 cm.
De bello Italico adversus Gothos gesto
Hand decoration: Pen and ink wash initial and border with Priuli armorial (leaf /1r) and large historiated initials on blue and yellow ground, in the style of Girolamo da Cremona. Annotations: No marginal notations in text.