The contents are as follows:
(i) Diary of a person who accompanied an embassy from the Crown Prince of Saxony from the Weimar by Jena, Eisenberg, etc. to Dresden and back.
(ii) Diary of a journey to Attenburg to the baptism of a child of the Crown Prince of Saxony
(iii) Diary of a residence at the Court of Vienna; where there occur descriptions of the Government, the arrivals, receptions and audiences of various ambassadors and distinguished persons, accounts of the Imperial Army, etc. with all the transactions of the Court from 1659 to 1660.
The whole diary extends from March 1654 to April 1664.