Lot 19: Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam ... With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac (1909)
August 28, 2016
Adelaide, AustraliaLive Auction
[DULAC, Edmund] FITZGERALD, Edward: Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac.
London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1909 [first thus]. Quarto (285 x 230 mm),  pages plus 20 tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. Extensively gilt-decorated cream cloth slightly marked on the spine and rear cover; a few tiny spots of foxing to the leading edge; essentially a fine copy.
The trade edition, but a most attractive production, especially in such agreeable condition.