Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (John Lane, 1928) Illustrated by Herbert Cole
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald
illustrations by Herbert Cole
John Lane at The Bodley Head Ltd, 1928
No. VIII in ‘The Helicon Series’ from John Lane.
Hardback in dustwrapper. xxvi, 54pp including b/w illustrations plus frontispiece. 6.5 x 5.25 inches approx. (168mm x 133mm).
Dustwrapper a little rubbed and worn, dusty and discoloured. Boards a touch rubbed, bump to tail of spine; offsetting to endpapers; occasional foxing throughout and spotting to page edges but otherwise pages generally clean; occasional edge tear where pages roughly cut.
Nonetheless, a particularly nice, clean copy.