Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám – The First Version of Edward Fitzgerald
The Folio Society, 2nd impression 1959
An attractive edition, originally published by Folio Society in 1955.
Binding in full red brocade with a design in silver and gold, in a paper covered Solander style box with title label to front. pp plus four colour plates. 6.25 x 4.5 inches approx. (158mm x 115mm).
Box lightly rubbed and worn to extremities but overall a particularly nice copy – lovely.
ref. : Folio 60 – A Bibliography of The Folio Society 1947-2006