Persian Poems: An Anthology of Verse Translations (including Edward FitzGerald translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) (Everyman's Library #996)

By: ARBERRY, A. J. (editor)

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An Everyman's Library edition presenting a selection of Persian poetry, including the famous Edward FitzGerald translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám as well as the work of several other poets. Rendered into English by various translators; edited by A. J. Arberry. Entry 996 in Everyman's Library Poetry and Drama series. --- A 1954 first Everyman's Library edition, in EL binding style 4. Full blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL" in script at tail of spine; orange topstain. In blue dust jacket with "EL" and scrollwork on front cover. --- An exceptionally well-preserved copy, lacking damages worthy of mention. Jacket rubbing and a small hole at mid-spine, some darkening but mostly intact and wrapped in archival mylar protector.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; xvi, 239 pages

Title: Persian Poems: An Anthology of Verse Translations (including Edward FitzGerald translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) (Everyman's Library #996)

Author Name: ARBERRY, A. J. (editor)

Categories: >>Everyman's Library Editions, >>Poetry,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

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