London; New York; Toronto: Abelard-Schuman, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 231, 232-509pp. Original green slipcase. Orange dust jackets with Jewish motifs. White and dark green lettering on front covers, dark green lettering on spines. Beige cloth boards with blue publisher's insignia on front covers and blue lettering on spines. Printer's device on each title page.
Rabbi Agus's two-volume work on the long history of the Jewish people and Judaism is a major interpretation of cultural, ethnic and religious development from the ancient period to the modern era.
Slip case with back panel missing. Dust jacket with sunning and light staining to spines. Slipcase in poor, dust jackets in very good-, bindings and interior in near fine condition overall. poor to near fine. Item #45630