RUBÁIYÁT OF OMAR KHAYYÁM


8vo (8.75 x 6). pp [104]. Green embossed cloth boards with titles and elaborate Middle Eastern themed designs in gold on cover and spine. Cover, decorations and 16 full color illustrations by Willy Pogany. All text in an Arabic style script within intricately decorated borders in blue and olive on light brown paper. Decorated end papers, half-title and title page. t.e.g. Includes text of Fitzgerald’s first edition. Potter 100. Very Good Condition with light edge wear and tanning to edges and a crease on one plate. A bright copy of this tour de force of Pogany’s artistic skill.

Title: RUBÁIYÁT OF OMAR KHAYYÁM

Author Name: [Pogany, Willy]; Khayyám, Omar and FitzGerald, Edward (transl.)

Illustrator: Pogany, Willy

Categories: Fin de siècle, Children, Art Nouveau, Poetry,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, T. Y. Crowell & Co.: N.D. [1913]

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 44

Keywords: Pogany, RUBÁIYÁT, art nouveau, Fin de Siècle, illustrated