Berlin and New York: Walter De Gruyter, 1973. Folio. 173 pp. FIRST EDITION. With 53 large folding maps. Text volume in original wrappers, maps loose in box, as issued. Housed in a cloth-covered heavy two-piece publisher's box; ex-libris, with markings on text volume and box but no markings on maps. A very good copy. Item #11350
First edition. Produced by the Israel Academy of Sciences with The Israel Exploration Society and The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, this work looks at the city from ancient times to publication. The text covers population, urban planning, human ecology, transportation, and building history. Each individual folding map sheet has multiple maps and diagrams.