Order Nr. 47371 THE QUATRAINS OF OMAR KHAYYAM.

THE QUATRAINS OF OMAR KHAYYAM.

(Rubaiyat).

Now first completely done into English verse from the Persian, in accordance with the original forms, with a biographical and critical introduction by John Payne.

  • London: Printed for the Villon Society, 1898.
  • 8vo.
  • original parchment covered boards decorated in red and gilt, top-edge gilt, fore and bottom edge uncut.
  • lxxi, 206 pages.
  • ISBN: none

Price: $50.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 47371

Printed in a limited numbered edition "for private subscription and for private circulation only." Extensive introduction and translation by John Payne. The front cover has been bent slightly which has caused some light damage to the pastedown. Vellum boards lightly soiled. Bookplate of Alex D. McConnell.