The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: First and Last Versions

By: Khayyam, Omar; Edward Fitzgerald (trans)

Price: $60.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black leatherette, gilt lettering on red panel and additional decoration on spine, gilt lettering and mosque medallion in gilt and red on cover, burgundy endpapers, t.e.g. (red), fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with full-page, full-color, tipped-in plates by Hamzeh Abd Ullah Kar. This edition includes Fitzgerald's handwritten changes in the 4th edition as an addendum to the end of the work, as well as the full text of his original translation.. Cover and spine gilt faded; very small and elegant former owner's signature on ffep, and stamp on the fep, otherwise unmarked, some smudges on a couple of the tipped-in plates, some plates wrinkled at the corners, else fine. VERY GOOD. . Color Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (xx), (113) pp

Title: The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: First and Last Versions

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

Illustrator: Illustrated by Hamzeh Abd Ullah Kar

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

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1938

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 1476

Keywords: Literature; Poetry; Rubaiyats; Illustrated Books; Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam;