Good in fair dust jacket. 1967. 86 pages. A new translation with critical commentaries by Robert Graves and Omar Ali-Shah. Brown dust jacket. Blue cloth hardback with gilt lettering. Remains clear and legible throughout on tanned pages. Binding remains firm. Moderate edge wear and use marking present with sunning to spine. Bumped corners. Significant wear to dust jacket with tears, chips, scuffing and creasing. Use marked. Unclipped. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1442564158LCR (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition., 400grams, ISBN:
This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition., 450grams, ISBN:
Second edition Hardcover. 86 pages. Writer Karl Shapiro's copy with his underlining, marginalia, and some small notes and his writing on the front panel of the jacket. Laid in is a typed note from Herman Kogan of the Chicago Sun Time requesting a review of this book. A very good plus copy with some bumping to the top corners in an about very good dust jacket with bumping to the top corners and a tear to the top rear corner and some other wear. A very interesting copy.
Fine. Hardcover with the original slipcase, specially produced limited edition of 45 copies, this is Number 4 and is signed by illustrator Owen Legg, also included is a 3-page handwritten, signed letter by Owen Legg addressed to "Mr. Ritchie" and dated "23rd November, 81." The book is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, the blue slipcase is faded on the spine and edges but is clean and intact with no other flaws. The binding is dark blue genuine leather with a bright silver and black quarter moon illustration on the front and two smaller silver quarter moons and silver title on spine, illustrated with thirty-seven linocuts with protective tissue-guards laid-in, the handmade paper is "made from rag pulp, coloured with wool fleck, and sized with gelatin, " a scarce, unique, and beautiful collector's copy of the Graves and Ali-Shah translation which was originally published in 1967; 80 pages; Signed by Illustrator.
The Rubaiyyat of Omar Khayaam
by Omar Khayyám, Robert Graves, Omar Ali-Shah, Owen Legg
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