Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám – The Astronomer-Poet of Persia
translated into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald
introduced by A. S. Byatt, illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat
The Folio Society, 2012
Nicely illustrated with sixteen colour plates by Niroot Puttapipat.
Hardback – quarter leather with crushed silk sides, in a custom slipcase. 70 + pp including b/w and colour illustrations. 11.75 x 9 inches approx. (299mm x 226mm).
Lacks the publisher’s issued slipcase but otherwise an attractive copy in replacement slipcase.