RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM Rendered Into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald, the First and Fifth Versions, with Drawings by Edmund J. Sullivan

By: Khayyam, Omar

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full dark blue cloth, gilt and blue lettering, ruling and decoration on spine and cover. t.e.g. Illustrated with frontispiece and 75 full-page B&W plates by Edmund J. Sullivan. Deluxe Edition. Sullivan's black and white illustrations, which include many images of women and skeletons, are stunning, and one, a skeleton wearing a rose garland and dancing, which is used to illustrate Quatrain XXVI, has frequently been appropriated as a symbol by the Grateful Dead and its fans. . Gilt only slightly faded on spine and cover. Tight and square. All text and illustrations bright and clean. Former owner's printed bookplate on ffep, else fine+. FINE.. B&W Drawings. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 192 pp

Title: RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM Rendered Into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald, the First and Fifth Versions, with Drawings by Edmund J. Sullivan

Author Name: Khayyam, Omar

Illustrator: Illustrated by Edmund J. Sullivan

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

Edition: Deluxe Edition. 1

Publisher: NY, Illustrated Editions Company: N.D.

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 8285

Keywords: Poetry; Rubaiyats; Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam; Edward Fitzgerald;