Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and Persian Miniatures, translated by Edward Fitzgerald


Beautifully illustrated & presented book of the famed Persian poets legendary poem, translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Contains 58 superbly illustrated full-page colour plates. Twenty-eight of the colour illustrations were 'reproduced with the permission of the Director of the Reza Abbasi Museum and Centre for Culture and the Arts in Teheran, heretofore unpublished miniatures from the museum's precious collections'. Fine/fine. Clean, tight, bright & unmarked with no inscriptions. The noted British specialist, B.W. Robinson gives a learned description of the classic miniature era. Designed & produced by Productions Liber; printed in Milano, Italy; Miller Graphics. Large format book, 28x22; 124 pp protected by clear archival sleeve.

Translated By: Fitzgerald, Edward 
Illustrations: 28 colour illustrations
Published: 1979 Miller Graphics Italy
Binding: Hardcover
Jacket Condition: Fine
Book Condition: Fine

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