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The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by  Translator  EDWARD - First Thus - 1944 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám

by FITZGERALD, EDWARD, Translator

Condition: Fine in original blue cloth, titles in gilt, and very good printed dust jacket.


Christchurch, NZ: Whitcombe & Tombs Limited, 1944. First Thus. Hardcover. Fine in original blue cloth, titles in gilt, and very good printed dust jacket.. Small quarto. 7.5 x 9.75 in. 96 pp. With 9 full-page illustrations by R.G.T-complete; as well as many page borders, and illustrated endpapers. Introduction by M.D.M. Scarce in dust jacket.


  • Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 31340
  • Title: The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
  • Author: FITZGERALD, EDWARD, Translator
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in original blue cloth, titles in gilt, and very good printed dust jacket.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Whitcombe & Tombs Limited
  • Place: Christchurch, NZ
  • Date published: 1944
  • Bookseller catalogs: ENGLISH POETRY;


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