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Author Name    [Coley, Louis B.]; Fitzgerald, Edward

Title   THE RUBÁIYÁT OF OMAR KHAYYÁM

Binding   Paper covered boards

Book Condition   Near Fine

Edition   First Thus

Publisher   New York Godfrey A.S. Wieners 1902

Illustrator   Coley, Louis B.

Seller ID   94

Small Folio (12½" x 9¼"). pp. [112]. Limited edition; this copy number 33 of 50 copies printed on Japan Vellum. Cream colored Japan vellum covered boards with titles and Arts & Crafts style grapevine decoration stamped on front board and titles stamped in gold on spine. Decorated title page, decorative boarders and floriate initials on every page by Louis B. Coley, printed in double leaded Satanick type (black-letter). Although Coley decorated a number of books, he is best known for his work on this one. Unopened copy with neat gift inscription on ffep recto has toned spine with two spots at the foot whose title still remains bright. A truly spectacular example of this scarce book from America's fine press movement in the Morrisonian tradition. Potter, 253.

Rubaiyat, Omar Khayyam, Edward Fitzgerald, Louis B. Coley, Arts & Crafts, Woodcut, Morris, illustrated

Price = 350.00 USD



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