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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Giovan Battista Pigna; Francesco de' Rossi; Ferrara (Italy)
|Notes:||Place of printing and printer from colophon, which supplies printing date of 1566: "Ferrariae. Excudebat Franciscus Rubeus de Valentia, M. D. LXVI ."
Preface by Giovanni Battista Pigna, dated August 12, 1566 in Ferrara.
Signatures: [star]⁴ [maltese cross]⁶ A-3D⁶ 3E⁸ *-2*⁶.
Woodcuts: architectural title border, featuring royal coat of arms of Alfonso II d'Este, duke of Ferrara in center of lower panel; and figures of St. George and Alfonso Rossetti, bishop of Ferrara between 1563 and 1577 [?]; the female figure of Justice, holding a sword, presides from above; large oval medallion portrait of printer Francesco de' Rossi at age 64 on verso of leaf 3E8, encircled with caption "Franciscus Rubeus typografus ann. LXIIII;" Rossi's device on recto of final leaf, featuring a pine tree heavy with pinecones and ribbon with motto "Sua cuique dies;" large historiated white initials; smaller ornamental initials; head- and tail-pieces.
Text printed in large roman type, with section headings in large italic type; index in small roman type, in two columns.
Errata: verso of leaf 3E7.
|Description:||, 307,  leaves ; 31 cm (folio)|
|Other Titles:||Statvta vrbis Ferrariae nvper reformata|