693 Cf. the similar appeal in 1.182. The availability of the text is indicated by Herennius Philo’s doubts on its authorship (
Cels. 1.15). Josephus’ invitation strengthens his air of confidence and the impression that much more could be added. On the monograph and its purpose, see Bar-Kochva 1996a, though his hypotheses at several points exceed our limited evidence.