92 leaves : 209 x 147 (150 x 114) mm. bound to 216 x 156 mmParchment, i (modern paper) + 92 + i (modern paper); 1⁶ 2² 3-5¹⁰ 6⁸ 7-10¹⁰ 11⁸(-2); [1-92], modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.Written in 32 long lines; frame-ruled, with vertical bounding lines in lead and horizontals in faint ink.Written in humanistic minuscule, with later additions by a 16th-century hand at the end of the volume (f. 91v-92v).6 illuminated initials in a style suggesting origins in northern Italy, likely Ferrara (Les Enluminures), in pink, green, and blue on gold grounds, all but one with decorative extensions of leaves, flowers, and gold disks in margins marking the beginning of each book (Book 1, 4 lines, f. 1r, and 3 lines, gold letter on multicolored ground, f. 2r; Book 2, 5 lines, f. 24v; Book 3, 8 lines, no marginal extensions, f. 42v; Book 4, 2 lines, gold letter on green ground, f. 52v; Book 5, 5 lines, f. 79r); concentric painted and gold circles in lower margin of first page for coat of arms, effaced (f. 1r); numerous 2-line initials alternating between red with purple flourishing and blue with red flourishing; paragraph marks in red or blue; rubrication in red; chapter numbers in red roman numerals in tables of contents for Books 1 (f. 23v-24r), 3 (f. 42r-42v), 4 (f. 51v-52v), and 5 (f. 78v-79r).Illuminated initial, Initial L, f. 1rIlluminated border, f. 1rIlluminated coat of arms (effaced), f. 1rIlluminated initial, Initial Q, f. 2rDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 2vDecorated initial, Initial S, f. 2vDecorated initial, Initial A, f. 2vDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 3rDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 4rDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 4vDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 5rDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 5vDecorated initial, Initial H, f. 6rDecorated initial, Initial Q, f. 7vDecorated initial, Initial C, f. 7vDecorated initial, Initial L, f. 8rDecorated initial, Initial S, f. 8vIlluminated initial, Initial A, f. 9vDecorated initial, Initial D, f. 10vDecorated 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Modern parchment over pasteboard.

Written in Italy, possibly Ferrara, between 1450 and 1475 (Les Enluminures).

between 1450 and 1475Ferrara?, ItalyCoat of arms of owner effaced, leaving the initials GE (f. 1r).Sold by Les Enluminures (Paris and Chicago) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, Nov. 2006.Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.Horses--Diseases--Early works to 1800Veterinary medicine--Early works to 1800Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--Early works to 1800CodicesTreatisesManuscripts, Italian--15th centuryManuscripts, Renaissance