Author: Batory Stephen, 1533 - 1586
Title: Novae gubernationis Livoniae Forma, recens a Stephano rege Poloniae instituta, anno 1583. Constitutiones Livonicae.
Title in English: New Form of Governing Livonia, Set by Stephen, King of Poland, Year 1583. Livonian Decrees.
Published: 1583 [or 1584].
Format: small 4to (196 x 155 mm). With woodcut printer's mark on title.  leaves. [A-B4].
Binding: gray blue wrappers.
One of at least two editions (one was printed in Cracow) which appeared in the same year. The laws and ordinances of Livland under the new rules of Poland. In the article 'De dissidentibus in Religione' the religious liberty was conceided to the Lutheran Church. - Light browning, ms. date of 1582 by and old hand in lower margin of title.
Reference: Cf. Bibliografia Estreichera (Online) 49304.