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The works of Flavius Josephus : which are extant ... : translated from the original Greek, according to Dr. Hudson's edition / by John Court ... ; to which are added a dissertation on the writings and credit of Josephus, and Christopher Noldius's History of the life and actions of Herod the Great, never before rendered into English ; with explanatory notes, tables, maps, and a large and accurate index.

Author/Creator:
Josephus, Flavius.
Publication:
London : Printed by R. Penny ... and J. Janeway ..., MDCCXXXIII [1733]
Format/Description:
Book
978, [46] p., [12] leaves of plates (some fold.) : ill. ; 35 cm (fol.)
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Standardized Title:
Works. English (Court)
Fingerprint:
edwn d-on ison "c"t (3) 1733 (R)
Subjects:
Jews -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800.
Jews -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Contents:
(from t.p.) I. The history of the antiquities of the Jews. In twenty books
II. The life of the author, Flavius Josephus. Written by himself
III. The wars of the Jews. In seven books
IV. The defence of the Jewish antiquities against Apion. Two books
V. Of the Maccabees. One book.
Notes:
Signatures: A-11X² (leaf 11X2 blank).
Leaf 7G1 unsigned.
Title in red and black within border of double rules.
Text printed primarily in double columns.
Woodcut factotums and tail-pieces.
Includes index.
Local notes:
Frost Collection copy has bookseller's ms. note in pencil on front free endpaper.
Frost Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2010 by Robert Frost.
Frost Collection copy: lower portion of leaf 2Q1 torn off with some loss of footnote text.
Frost Collection copy: lower portion of many leaves dampstained; plate before leaf N1 torn; plate before leaf 2Q1 damaged and mounted on linen; plate before leaf 3A1 damaged; .
Penn Provenance:
Frost, Robert (donor) (Frost Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1733
Cited in:
ESTC T106244
Contributor:
Philo, of Alexandria
Cellarius, Christoph, 1638-1707.
Noldius, Christianus, 1626-1683.
La Mothe Le Vayer, François de, 588-1672.
Court, John, -approximately 1730.
Penny, Robert, -1761, printer.
Janeway, J., active 1731-1739, printer.
Robert Frost Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
8904284