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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Presented by Willy Pogany
George G. Harrap & Co. No date Ca 1910. Octavo, Size 9 x 6.3 inches Attractive Binding. Bound in full brown calf, elaborately gilt-stamped design to the front panel. In very good condition with some rubbing and light wear to spine. Inside some very light foxing, else very nice & clean. With colour plates tipped in by Willy Pogany. Each page is illustrated and has also a decorative border. The Rubaiyat became one of the best-known and most often quoted English classics. The verses of Omar Khayyam, a Persian philosopher and poet, were obscure until 1859, when Edward Fitzgerald published a free adaptation of his works.
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