Deluxe Edition in Slipcase. Illustrated Edmund Dulac. Twelve full-page, full-color plates. Slipcase 10 inches tall. A collection of poems attributed to Persian poet, mathematician, and astronomer Omar Khayyam. A SCARCE copy with original slipcover. Pale Yellow cloth with decorated with ornate floral motif to front and spine. Title in gilt in red box. No flaws to book. Top edge deep red. Slip case light shelf wear, minor fading to color paste-on. Contains the First, Second, Third and Fifth Editions of the translation, as well as Fitzgerald’s Biographical Preface and his brief biography of Omar Khayyam.
- Hardcover: 101 pages
- Publisher: David McKay Co.; F First American Edition edition (1942)
- Language: English
- ASIN: B000NUSLC6
- Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 6.8 x 0.3 inches