Rubaiyat Omar Khayyam Astronomer 1900 Fitzgerald illustrated Florence LundborgBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: The Astronomer Poet of Persia, by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrations by Florence Lundborg.
Published 1900, New York by William Doxey.
c. 125 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Paper covered boards, spine & cover paper paste down title labels.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly stained, early neat reback to spine, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is well preserved, clean, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 6 1/2" W.