DELIGHTFUL FULL CALF BY RIVIERE IN PRISTINE CONDITION
KHAYYAM OMAR (Translated by Edward Fitzgerald) ~ The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.
London: Robert Riviere, 1928
Full calf, 8 inches tall. A pristine copy of this most attractive edition having been housed in its original slip case. With gilt raised bands, olive label and gilt tooling to the panels on sprinkled calf. The boards have an ornate arabesque gilt tooled panel against a sprinkled calf border. Vine gilt tooled dentelles and all edges gilt. With striking full page illustrations by Gilbert James.