Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald

By: Khayyam, Omar; Edward Fitzgerald (trans); Willy Pogany (illus)

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Publisher's full maroon cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spine and cover, TEG (red). Magnificent B&W Art Deco illustrations by Willy Pogany: 16 full-page illustrations as well as nine half-page illustrations and numerous head and tailpieces and text decoration, including decorated borders on each page. Printed in Beck Gravure by The Beck Engraving Company of Philadelphia and New York. A beautiful edition of the Rubaiyat.. Minor shelf-wear, corners lightly bumped; boards lightly rubbed; else fine; unmarked, clean, tight, and square. All text and illustrations in perfect condition. NEAR FINE.. B&W Illustrations. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. (vii), 101 pp

Title: Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam in English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald

Author Name: Khayyam, Omar; Edward Fitzgerald (trans); Willy Pogany (illus)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Willy Pogany

Categories: Poetry, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books, Illustrated Books,

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company: 1942

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 1667

Keywords: Literature; Poetry; Rubaiyats; Illustrated Books; Willy Pogany;