Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Translated Into English Verse By Edward Fitzgerald with an Introduction By A.C. Benson. Reproduced from a Manuscript Written and Illuminated By F. Sangorski & G. Sutcliffe

Published by Siegle, Hill & Co in London [1910]
SKU: 47465
£200.00
FIRST EDITION THUS Folio hardback bound in cream buckram with highly ornate gilt decoration to spine and upper board. Pages unnumbered. Facsimile of handwritten and illuminated text with the frontispiece, title page and ten of the Quatrains being illustrated in full colour and gilt. Decorative initial caps printed in one or more colours and gilt. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Some foxing, offsetting and light soiling throughout. Covers lightly soiled and spine a little tanned. Overall a Good Copy.

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