Opera Iosephi ... qvae ad nostram aetatem peruenerunt omnia ...

Francofvrti: sumptibus Rulandiorum, typis Iohannis Bringeri, 1617. 8vo, pp. 879, [47]; vignette title page printed in red and black; woodcut initials throughout; some toning of the pages, title page is a little soiled, spine also soiled and the headbands broken, but still a good, sound copy in contemporary full vellum. Josephus' works provide a comprehensive history of the Jews from Creation to the end of the war with Rome. The works within include Of the Antiquities of the Jews, which provides a full and valid description of Jewish life in the Diaspora; Of the Warres of the Jews, which is important for its description of the destruction of Jerusalem and the burning of the temple there; Josephus against Apion; Of the Martyrdome of the Maccabees; and, the Life of Josephus. Item #40576

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