Publisher:The ABBA Company, U.S.A ,1924. 1st edition. Hardback, 337 pages, no dustjacket, illus with full page b&w plates. Subtitled 'A Reconstruction based on history, geography, tradition and the culture of Jesus's century' .Cover, in faded red cloth boards with gilt titling to spine and gilt titling and decoration to front, is in fair condition commensurate with age with fading and shelfwear to spine, bumping to spine extremities and some fade and other light marks to front and back. Internally the book is in generally good, clean and bright condition with very light tanning for its age. Front hinge is somewhat weakened exposing some underlying webbing and title page is partially detached. Otherwise, binding is firm and secure. A one inch square portion has been cut from top right corner of title page. Overall an attractive, fascinating and well illustrated reconstruction of the unknown years of the life of Jesus based on history, geography, tradition and the culture of Jesus's century.