Lot 95 of 443:
Three illustrated volumes  

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$200 - $300

Three illustrated volumes


Various places


Various dates


3 illustrated volumes.

Models for the illustrated photographs in The Rubaiyát include Joaquin Miller, George Sterling, and George W. James among others.


  • Guerber, H.A. Yourself And Your House Wonderful. With color frontispiece, color plates, and b&w illustrations throughout. Original green cloth with color illustrated cover label. Foxing to endpapers and edges. Chicago: The John C. Winston Company, 1932. 
  • Guerber, H.A. Yourself And Your House Wonderful -  salesman's dummy. With 3 color plates, including frontispiece, b&w illustrations. Original green cloth with color illustrated cover label. Foxing to endpapers and edges. Chicago: The John C. Winston Company, 1932.
  • Omar Khayyám. The Rubaiyát of Omar Kháyyám. Illustrations by Adelaide Hanscom, being 28 tipped-in color plates of illustrations from photographs. Blue-green cloth decorated in gilt. Light wear and some staining to cloth, toning to interior. New York: Dodge Publishing, 1912.

Lot Amendments

Some general light wear; all volumes very good.

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