Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn 1920
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam illustrated and decorated by Frank Brangwyn R.A. is for sale. This Frank Brangwyn illustrated book was published by T.N. Foulis in November 1920 as per the Copyright Page. The book measures 8¼ x 10½ inches (approximately).
The original binding a wonderful large illustration to the front board, and gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. The binding is in Very Good + condition being exceptionally clean with slight knocks to the top and bottom of the spine, and slight fading to the spine. This is a very attractive original binding. There are 75 numbered pages, numbered in Roman numerals, with 15 tipped-in colour plates correct as per the list to the front of the book. The text is in an attractive green decorated border. The pages are untrimmed to the fore-edge and bottom edges; and in overall Very Good + condition with discolouration to one of the blank pages at the front of the book and to one white blank page to the back of the book. Otherwise, the pages are exceptionally clean and attractive.