RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
by Edward Fitzgerald
Illustrated by Edmund Dulac
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. Circa. 1919
Very good condition. Large format. Scarlet cloth with elaborate design of elephants and peacocks to the front cover. Gilt title and floral vignette to spine. 20 exquisite tipped-in colour plates.
All plates present and in fine condition. Spine bumped with wear at top and tail, small nick in cloth at top of spine. Corners worn with loss of cloth from lower front corner. Slight colour loss from foredges of covers. Spine slightly darkened else covers bright and clean. Slight worm damage to front endpapers. Foxing to half-title page. Contents clean. Overall a nice bright copy of this beautiful book.
Stock no. 1208806