This is the first and most famous English translation of the The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. As a work of English literature FitzGerald's version of these poems, originally written in the Persian language, is a high point of the 19th century and has been greatly influential.
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An illustrated gift edition of the quatrains of Omar the tentmaker, which have more admirers today than ever before. Edward Fitzgerald's rendition stands as a monument to the translator's art.
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Edward Fitzgerald (1809 83) was an English poet and philosopher. His is the first and most famous translation of Omar Khayyam s "The Rubaiyat."
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Book Description Running Pr, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110894717170
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Book Description Running Pr, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0894717170