Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Thomas B. Mosher, 1895) second edition Van Gelder paper limited 925 copies leather binding
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald
Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, second edition 1895
Printed on Van Gelder paper. First published by Thomas Mosher in 1894 in an edition of 725 copies, this copy of the second edition being one of 925 copies.
Nicely presented in a later full leather binding with gilt decoration, in a cloth clamshell style box.
Hardback – leather bound. 124pp. 7 x 3.75 inches approx. (173mm x 95mm).
Occasional foxing or offsetting but generally internally very clean.
Overall, a lovely copy indeed.