Illustrated Editions Co. N.Y. 1938. Illustrations by Hamzeh Abd- Ullah Kar, plates tipped in, very clean and bright. Black leatherette binding with red and gold lettering. A nice copy. Book plate on frontboard. (LITERARY). Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: 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.
From the Publisher: 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.
Full-color photographs throughout.
Title: THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Book Description UK: Collins, 1972", UK, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: G+. Hard Cover. VG/G+. Closed tear and a couple of small losses to wrapper. Striking colour plates. Seller Inventory # 8574
Book Description axiom. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0936347600-2-4
Book Description Weathervane, no city, no date. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition...... 1st thus "a". 4to cream cloth in a floral pictorial dustjacket. Floral design endpapers. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Dulac throughout in color. Unpaginated, about 100pp. Book is fine with neat gift inscription of former owner on free flyleaf in red ink. In a near-fine dust jacket; bright covers, minute red dot & closed short Attractive. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0. Seller Inventory # EM76
Book Description axiom, 2009. Paperback. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0936347600