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Preclarissimus liber elementorum Euclidis perspicacissimi: in artem geometrie incipit quã foelicissime
Elements. Latin. 1482
 leaves : ill. (marginal woodcuts) ; 29 cm. (fol.)
Title from: Incipit leaf b.
Books 1-13 are by Euclid; book 14 is by Hypsicles (2nd cent. B.C.); book 15 by a student of Isidore of Miletus (6th-7th cent.). Cf. Dict. of Scientific Biog.; Oxford Classical Dict., 2nd ed., p. 413.
Leaf 137b colophon: Opus elementorũ Euclidis Megarensis in geometriã artẽ in id quo[que] Campani p[re]spicacissimi cõmentationes finũit ...
Signatures: a¹⁰ b-r⁸.
46 lines to a full page.
Leaf  blank.
Leaf a2: initial and border on 3 sides illuminated; title printed in red.
Mathematics, GreekGeometry--Early works to 1800