"The Wisest Man In The World -- A Legend of Ancient Israel" was "retold" by Benjamin Elkin and illustrated by award winning artist Anita Lobel. This is a beautifully illustrated book with bright colors and a great story. Published by the well-known Parents' Magazine Press this vintage book is copyrighted 1968. It is in good vintage condition with some soiling on the cover and bumping of the corners. The first page has a crease and there is one page with a small tear at the top (see photos). The binding is tight and the pages are clean.