Item #100692 The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Omar Khayyam, Edward Fitzgerald, Trans.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

London: George Routledge & Sons, 1905. Illus. Gilbert James. Original half-vellum with gilt decoration, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, leather spine labels, b&w plates by Gilbert James, pp 160. Some scratching and fading to upper and lower boards, pages toned. Very good condition

Omar Khayyam (1048–1131), known as the "Astronomer-Poet of Persia". His work was first translated from Persian to English in 1859 by Edward Fitzgerald. This edition published in 1905 and illustrated with twelve illustrations by Gilbert Penrose James. Item #100692

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