Bound in contemporary vellum with gold tooling on spine and deckled edges.
"In 1857 was published an edition of Codex Vaticanus (B), Rome, 5 vols., 4°. The text, which had been prepared by Angelo Mai, the eminent Cardinal, had existed in type since 1838, but was not put forth till three years after the Cardinal's death (Sept. 1854), with an address to the reader by Carlo Vercellone"--DM, 4862 (following).
United Bible Societies language: Greek: Ancient.
O.T. (incl. Apocrypha) in Greek (Septuagint version); N.T. in Greek; pref. and notes in Latin.