Archives from Elephantine : the Life of an Ancient Jewish Military Colony First edition, first printing
Porten, Bezalel

Berkeley University of California Press 1968 First edition Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Some scuffing and and long mark to front board. 421 p. w/ appendices, indices, bibliography, maps. A study of the ancient archives left by a 5th century b.c.e.Jewish garrison of the Persian Empire on the southern Egyptian island of Elephantine. Very Good Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 12338)


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