New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, No date, but circa 1930. Willy Pogany. Leather bound. 171pp. Octavo [23 cm] Brown coarse-grained leather, decorated and lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 12 tipped-in color plates. Lovely head and tail piece ornamentation within the text. The leather is rubbed at the extremities, and the endpapers are split along the hinges, however the boards are holding well, and the text block is very sturdy. Very good. Item #58427
An attractive leatherbound edition of Omar Khayyam's classic love poem, lavishly illustrated in full color by Willy Pogany.