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Des edlen hochberumbten rittermässigen Manns Friderici Grisoni Neapoltanius ...

Author:  Grisone, Federico.
Title:   Des edlen hochberumbten rittermässigen Manns Friderici Grisoni Neapoltanius beschreibung rütterlichen tugennt der Reutterey wahre gerechte ordnungen vnd lehren die Pferdt gerecht inn alle geradigkeit zum Ernnst vnnd Kurtzweill geschickt vnnd volkhomben zumachen durch Josephen Höchstettern uffs ainfelttigest verteutscht.
Publisher:  ca. 1560.
Call Number:  MSS 191
 

A full leather binding with gold tooling. There are four slits in the cover (head, tail and two along the fore edge) for cloth ties (now missing). The leather and metal clasps of 15th century bindings gave way to ribbon ties or no fastenings at all. The spine has been rebacked.