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130723
(POGÁNY, Willy.) FITZGERALD, Edward.

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám.

Availability: In stock

Published: London George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., [c.1916]

Stock Code: 130723

£250
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

A striking example of publisher's morocco, incorporating a Moorish-influenced design. The book is attractively printed, and reproduces Pogány's illustrations, which were first published in 1909.

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Description

Octavo (219 x 152 mm). Original brown polished sheep somewhat crudely rebacked with portions of the original spine laid down, elaborate design in gilt and green to front cover (incorporating bunches of grapes and vine leaves, the same design stamped in blind on back cover), endpapers renewed.

Illustrations

16 tipped-in colour plates by Pogany; decorative borders and head- and tail-pieces in blue-green throughout.

Condition

Rubbed around extremities, foxing to contents. A good copy.

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