New York: Printed and Published by T. Simpson & Co., 1809. Hardcover. 8vo. 4 volumes. 447pp. 424pp. 432pp. 445pp. Contemporary full leather binding of the period with maroon title-labels. Complete four volume set containing some of the works by the great Jewish historian. Illustrated with two fold-out plates. One is a plan of Jerusalem, the other a map of places mentioned in the New Testament. Fontispiece and map of Jerusalem are copper engravings. Text is in English.
1) Antiquities of the Jews. [all of vol. 1 and 2, part of vol. 3]
2) Life of Flavius Josephus [vol. 3]
3) Wars of the Jews [vol. 3, 4]
4) Against Apion [vol. 4]
Heavy age wear on bindings. Front board and free front endpaper of Vol. I detached but present. Joints of other volumes split but holding. Title-label of vol. 1 missing. Ex libris of Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati on inside of front boards. Blind library stamps on title-pages. Some age toning and sporadic foxing throughout. Rippling to pages. Pencil markings / numbers scribbled on front and rear endpapers of volumes I, III & IV. Bindings in fair to poor, interior in overall good- condition. fair. Item #20283