Smucker, Samuel M. (Samuel Mosheim).A HISTORY OF THE MODERN JEWS; OR, ANNALS OF THE HEBREW RACE. From the Destruction of Jerusalem to the Present Time. Duane Rulison [Philadelphia]. 1860. (1860: Duane Rulison). First Edition Hard Cover 1st edition. 350pp. + 2pp. ads [i, ii], iii, iv, 5 - 350, [351-2]. sm8vo. Brown cloth with a blindstamped design surrounding an amphora on both covers. Giltstamped amphora on the front cover. Spine lettered & decorated in gilt. Dark brown endpapers. Tissue guarded frontispiece of Rabbi Moses Maimonides. Covers & corners worn, spine faded; back cover shows dampstains; textblock tanned; front & back flyleaves removed; tissue guard is wrinkled, foxed & partially missing (frontispiece not affected); occasional very light foxing throughout leaves. SEE SCAN.