DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). OMAR KHAYYÁM (author). Edward FITZGERALD (translator). The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám.

London: Hodder and Stoughton [1909].

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4to. Original white cloth elaborately gilt, decorative endpapers, preserved in the original box; unpaginated; with 20 mounted coloured plates set within decorative borders and behind tissue-guards; externally very nearly fine, with just a trace of light toning, internally also very good with a small gift inscription partially erased from front free endpaper; occasional diffuse foxing to inner gutters and lower margins; some sporadic light speckling, three short, and unobtrusive, creases to inner corner of tipped-in frontispiece and one other short inner corner crease (23mm) to plate at quatrain 36; the original presentation box browned and rubbed with some small repairs.

First edition illustrated by Dulac.