Lot 72 of 350:
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam photos by Adelaide Hanscom  

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$200 - $300

The Rubaiyát of Omar Kháyyám

Omar Khayyám

New York

Dodge Publishing Company



Translated into English by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrations by Adelaide Hanscom. 28 tipped-in color plates from photographs. (Small 4to) original red cloth decorated in gilt. Second Hanscom Edition.

Models for the photographs include Joaquin Miller, George Sterling, and George W. James. The second edition using Hanscom's photographs but the first with color plates. The 1905 edition issued with sepia-tone illustrations.

Lot Amendments

Spine sunned, light wear, previous owner's name on endpaper; very good.

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