RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM THE ASTRONOMER POET OF PERSIA RENDERED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY EDWARD FITZGERALD | DECORATED BY W.B.MACDOUGALL LONDON MACMILLAN AND CO LTD NEW YORK THE MACMILLAN COMPANY MDCCCXCVIII
First edition 1898. 4to. (23x28cm) Hardback in gilt decorated green cloth. Half title. Title Page. Dedication. 40pp. Unpaginated. All pages decorated by William Brown MacDougall (1868-1936). Pages uncut.
Cover faded to beige and with stains and dents. Spine fraying at top. Binding firm and internally clean with only light spotting to title page. A sought after illustrated edition of the work in tired original binding.