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The illustrated Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám / by Omar Khayyám ; translated by Edward Fitzgerald ; illustrated by Edmund Dulac.

Omar Khayyam. (author. ). FitzGerald, Edward, 1809-1883 (translator. ). Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953 (illustrator.).
  • ISBN: 9781543234756
  • ISBN: 1543234755
  • Physical Description: xii, 58 pages : color illustrations, 23 cm
  • Edition: Special edition ; [Illustrated collector's edition in full color].
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Pantianos Classics, [2017].

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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library 891.554 OMAR 34510011146683 New Books Available -

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General Note:
"Containing the first and fifth editions of the text" -- title page.
"The translation to English was first published in 1859"--title page verso.
"The illustrations by Edmund Dulac originate from an edition of 1909"--title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Selected for their lyrical beauty, the poems within the Rubáiyát are attributed to the Persian mathematician and astronomer Omar Khayyám. Writing in the eleventh century, Khayyám was revered as a master of the poetic form, and his works have since been much-quoted by artists and admirers." --
Language Note:
Translated from the Persian.
Subject: Persian poetry. > Translations into English.
Persian poetry.
Genre: Translations.

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