The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám

Fitzgerald, Edward (trans); Pogany, Willy (illus)

£150.00

Beautiful edition of the famous translation by Fitzgerald (31 March 1809 – 14 June 1883). Omar Khayyám (18 May 1048 – 4 December 1131) was a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, and poet. Illustrated by Willy Pogany (1882-1955) prolific Hungarian illustrator of children’s and other books.

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Publisher
George G. Harrap & Co
Publisher City
London
Year
ca 1920
Edition
Format
h/b
Author
Fitzgerald, Edward (trans); Pogany, Willy (illus)
SKU
IYC11837
Categories
Condition
Fine, full leatherbound boards with gold & turquoise, stamped decorations and titling on cover and spine. Printed on uncut papers in turquoise and black, with 16 full colour illustrations. Protected by supplied box
Size
8vo (230 x 150 / 9" x 6")
Page Count
55
ISBN