Lot 190: Rare 2 Vol “The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus” by W. Whiston M.A., S. W. Newbury, 1821
October 22, 2016
St. Augustine, FL, USALive Auction
Description: This is a Rare Antique 2 Volume 1821 “The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus” by William Whiston M.A., S. Walker Newbury. These 2 books are in great condition for their age with average page coloring and wear, as shown. Volume 1 has some water damage at the top of most pages, but does not detract from this wonderful set. Both books have good binding and nice hard covers with little wear. The spine is also dated 1821 and titled in gold print on both volumes. There are wonderful illustrations / engravings throughout each book. “The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus: The Jewish Historian: Containing Twenty Books of the Jewish War, and the Life of Josephus, written by himself, Translated from the original Greek, according to Havercamp’s Accurate Edition. Together with parallel texts of scripture; the true chronology of the several histories; an account of the Jewish coins, weights, and measures; and a complete index. By the late William Whiston, M.A. Professor of Mathematics in the University of Cambridge: Revised, and Illustrated with note, by the REV. Samuel Burder, A.M.; in Two Volumes. Vol I & Vol II; Boston: Printed and Published by S. Walker, Newbury-Street. 1821. Each volume measuring approximately 9” x 10.75” x 2”. Please view the photos, or in person carefully to determine the age, condition, and quality of this lot. Please Note: All items are sold As-is, Where-is, with no warranties or guarantees, expressed or implied. We DO NOT offer Refunds, Returns or Exchanges. All sales are Final. We want you to be happy with your purchases, so please preview the items carefully before bidding. We do our best to describe items, but it is your responsibility to determine accuracy, authenticity, condition, age, quality, etc. If you are not certain about an item, please do not Bid without satisfying your concerns beforehand.