The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Book - 1990
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One of the best-known, most often quoted English classics. Edward FitzGerald's free translation of skeptical, hedonistic verse attributed to Omar Khayy#65533;m (1048-1122), Persian mathematician, astronomer and philosopher. The 5th edition incorporates FitzGerald's handwritten changes in the 4th edition, and is traditionally printed with the 1st edition. Notes explaining Persian names and unfamiliar terms.
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1990
Edition: 1st and 5th eds
ISBN: 9780486264677
Branch Call Number: PK6513 .A1 1990
Characteristics: vii, 52 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: FitzGerald, Edward 1809-1883


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