New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973. 1st Edition. Octavo, publisher's oyster cloth, spine stamped in maroon, original illustrated dust jacket.
Israeli archaeologist Dan Bahat’s study of the Holy City. The official archeologist of the city of Jerusalem, Bahat provides a detailed yet concise survey of the capital’s 4000-year history and topography, alongside maps, plans, drawings, and numerous black-and-white photo. With a foreword by Israeli historian Michael Avi-Yonah. Some rubbing to extremities of unclipped dust jacket. Very good. Item #3834