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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

Written by Edward Fitzgerald
Illustrated by Gilbert James
Published by Henry Altemus Company

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald, Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1318098
Circa. 1945. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Red leather, Gilt titles and decoration to front cover. 4 tipped-in colour plates. Pictorial title page. Decorative orange border to each page. 94 pages with red page marker. 11 x 7.75". All edges gilt. Spine and corners bumped and worn, some fading to spine and cover edges. Front free-endpaper is missing. Inscription in ink to front fly-leaf. A few foxspots else contents clean.
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald, Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1316945
circa. 1940. Hardback. Very good condition.

Translated by Fitzgerald, introduction by Housman. Red cloth covers, elaborate gilt vignette and title to front cover. 4 superb tipped-in colour plates. Decorations surrounding text. 94 pages. Spine and corners bumped and spine very slightly faded. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Light corner creases to 3 of the 4 plates. Foxing to contents.
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald, Laurence Housman. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1406743
circa. 1944. Hardback. Slightly better than good condition.

Translated by Fitzgerald, introduction by Housman. Red cloth covers, elaborate gilt vignette and title to front cover. 4 superb tipped-in colour plates. Decorations surrounding text. 94 pages. Bumping to spine, corners and top and bottom edge of rear board. Spine and part of rear board faded and a little foxed. Boards are mottled, faint damp stains to lower edges. Bookplate to front pastedown and inscription plus '198' written on front endpaper. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Inner bottom corner of all plates a little creased.
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn.
Stock no. 1506170
Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Cream cloth covers with gilt illustration to front cover, gilt titles to spine. 7 x 5.5". 8 Colour plates. Repetitive background illustrations to text pages. 123 pages plus book list. Spine and corners bumped and worn. A couple of bumps to cover edges. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some of gilt on front cover is rubbed. Two names in pen to front endpaper, one crossed out. Front joint starting to crack by frontis. Browning to endpapers and some page edges. Contents generally clean. All plates present.
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