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Heading: (Pogany, Willy, illustrator)
Author: Omar Khayyam
Title: Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Thomas Y. Crowell
Date Published:
Description:


With 11 (of 12) mounted color plates by Willy Pogany, & 46 mounted small gilt illustrations & decorative plates in the text. (Large 8vo) 25.5x19 cm (10x7½") rebound in full brown morocco, wide floral borders in gilt on front and in blind on rear, spine gilt, top edge gilt.



A handsomely presented copy of this classic illustrated version of the Rubaiyat from the first and fourth renderings in English by Edward Fitzgerald.

Condition

Binding a bit rubbed at the edges, 1931 gift inscription on front endpaper; lacking one color plate; very good.

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Rubaiyat with Willy Pogany illustrations

Estimate $200 - $300Feb 22, 2018