Strassburg, Argentorati: Theodosius Rihelius, 1539. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very good- condition. Item #016800
 leaves of preliminary text, followed by 162 leaves of text, followed by 4 leaves of index; followed by the 2nd book titled "De Amissa Decendi ratione, & quomodo ea recuperananda sit, Libri duo" composed of  leaf, followed by 50 leaves of text, dated 1543. Original tooled leather binding lacking backstrip (spine), with boards worn but attractive and attached. Printer's device on both title pages. The first title page has previous owner's names and markings, and less than a half dozen pages have writing on them. The final 50 leaves are lightly water stained. Measures 6.25 inches (page height). Protected in a custom made clam-shell box with a printed paper spine label. First edition.