Hardcover in publisher’s dust-jacket. 276 pages. Charts and maps appended. Glossary. First edition, first printing with full number line. “An indispensable resource, accessibly providing the cultural background of the first five books of the Old Testament.” No previous ownership marks. Very minor curl to bottom fore-edge of approximate 25 leaves, else a like new copy. Book is clean, square, and unmarked, appears unread. Near fine in a fine dust-jacket.