Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 500 - $ 600
The Genuine Works of Flavuis Josephus. Translated into English by William Whiston. Arranged by Samuel Burder. Boston, 1821. Two volumes. X, [11]-672 page, 14 picture plates: 541, [28] pages, [4] picture plates. 27 cm. Illustrations printed on complete pages were inserted between the leaves of the book, along with a portrait of Josephus Flavius at the beginning of the book. Prominent edition of the work, with supplements. Original leather binding with gold embossing, blemishes to the binding. The leaves of the book are in very fine condition.
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Maps & Travelogues