29 : 20 cm Engraved title-page, 16 leaves, 53 pages; title-page, 96 pages, 1 blanc leaf; title-page 106 pages; 68 pages (title-page included), Appendix 150 pages, 29 leaves index. Contemporary full calf over woden boards, 5 raised band, back label. 4 parts in 1 volume.


First German edition edited only in 600 copies. One of the most important sources for the history of Vienna. Very detailled description of the city of Vienna. With a small view of Vienna on the engraved title-page. This book is seen as the first scientific description of the city of Vienna. The latin edition was published already in 1546.- The engraved title-page mounted, the first two leaves restored in the lower right corner, pages 89 - 119 with smal wormwhole, the last leaf mounted and with loss of a few letters; binding a bit rubbed at the edges. - Rare.