Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and the Salaman and Absal of Jami



Decorative small hardcover edition of Khayyam's classic as well as works by Jami, including Salaman and Absal. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Floral covers in pink and green with white cloth half binding; titles and leaf and vine design in gilt. Frontispiece of Fitzgerald with tissue guard. Edgewear, heavy at lowers corners and along the top edges of boards. Spine dulled. Former owner's name present, pages generally clean if a bit browned. No date, circa 1898. 4 x 6 with 288 pages. 
  • Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and the Salaman and Absal of Jami
  • Omar Khayyam, Jami
  • Thomas Y. Crowell