The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Khayyam, Omar; Avery, Peter; Heath-Stubbs, John (trans)


Publisher: Allen Lane Penguin
Place Published: London
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1979
Illustrator: colour plates
Size: 8vo

Peter Avery and John Heath-Stubbs translation of the Rubaiyat, intent on recapturing the sceptical and unorthodox spirit of the Persian text by giving as literal an English version as possible; numerous full-page colour plate illustrations, scholarly appendices, and bibliography, endpapers maps; endpapers, prelims, and text block foxed, o.w. Very Good; dustwrapper sunned to spine, o.w. Very Good.

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