Third Printing, New and Revised Printing. Historical novel by Mapu, sometimes referred to as "the father of the Jewish novel". "Exquisite narrative of the life, civic and pastoral, which his nation lived in the golden era of King Hezekiah, when Isaiah was prophet". Uncommon. Near Fine in nearly Very Good dustjacket, edges with chips, some closed tears mended at verso with scotch tape, some splitting at front flap edge.