Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole. Omar Khayyam, Edward Fitzgerald.
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole

London and New York: John Lane, 1901. Herbert Cole. First John Lane / Ballantyne Press edition illustrated by Herbert Cole. Small quarto [25 cm] Decorated full vellum stamped in green and gilt. Top edge gilt. Other edges deckled. Silk ties partially present. The boards are a bit warped, as is usual with vellum boards. The pages are exceptionally bright. Potter 8. Very good. Item #60479

Edition de Luxe limited to 375 copies for England and America [350 of which are for sale]. Eight black and white illustrations on Japan paper, tissue guarded, tipped into hand moulded paper text. A rendering of Omar Khayyam's classic with very different and highly detailed illustrations in a very attractive vellum binding.

Price: $1,250.00

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