RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYAM THE ASTRONOMER POET OF PERSIA RENDERED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY EDWARD FITZGERALD. W. B. MacDougalll, Edward Fitzgerlad, translation.
RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYAM THE ASTRONOMER POET OF PERSIA RENDERED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY EDWARD FITZGERALD

RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYAM THE ASTRONOMER POET OF PERSIA RENDERED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY EDWARD FITZGERALD

London: Macmillan, 1898. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. First edition with MacDougall's bold Arts & Crafts decorations. Elaborately gilt-decorated green cloth, 4to, unpaginated, title page in red and black, the rest in black. Green cloth faded, covers worn and stained at upper corners with 2" loss over lower spine, internals fine. 1908 gift inscription ffe. Solid reference copy. William Brown Macdougall (1868 - 1936) was a Scottish artist, wood engraver, etcher and book illustrator, whose motifs reflected influence of Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts. Good. Item #012460

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