Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Publisher: Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1996.
A first edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition with some minor shelfwear in a scuffed alike dust-jacket. Blind stamp on front of dust-jacket and title page.
Herod is known for his many accomplishments, both as king of Judea and as a friend of the Roman Empire. Peter Richardson tells Herod's story in a fascinating and entertaining way, highlighting both the good and the bad of this controversial figure.; 8vo; 360 pages.