Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. , 251pp. Original printed dust-jacket, black lettering on covers and spine. Black buckram with gilt lettering on spine. Ex-library label mounted on interior front cover. Prior owner's inscription and signature on interior front free end paper. Collection of nine remarkable essays on Biblical and post-Biblical topics, such as: an argument for the independence of Semitic dualism from Zoroastrianism; a comparison of the strengths and weaknesses of the views on the history of the early Israelite cult held by the "myth and ritual" school on the one hand and by the 'Heilsgeschichte' school on the other; etc.
Dust jacket with sunning to spine and rear cover. Close tear at upper left of front dust jacket. A few light stains to dust jacket covers. Dust jacket price clipped. Dust jacket in very good, binding and interior in very good+ to near fine condition overall. good to near fine. Item #45709