JUDAICA, American - Titus Flavius JOSEPHUS (37-100)
The Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian and Celebrated Warrior ... Translated by William Whiston
New York: T. Simpson & Co., 1808-1809. 4 volumes, 8vo. (8 1/4 x 4 7/8 inches). Stipple engraved portrait frontispiece, 2 folding maps.
Contemporary mottled Spanish calf, covers with a gilt roll tool border, flat spine gilt with red and black morocco lettering pieces, marbled endpapers
Provenance: Richard R. Parry (armorial bookplate and signatures)
Early American edition of the works Josephus, in a lovely contemporary binding.
Possibly bound by John Roulston of Boston.
Rosenbach 146; Shaw & Shoemaker 15336.