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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Edward Fitzgerald (Translator); Anthony Briggs (Editor)

Phoenix, Hardcover, 9780753826782, 112pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

Description

Now reissued on the 150th anniversary of its original publication, Edward FitzGerald’s translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam—the best-selling English poem of all time—with a special plus: FitzGerald’s translation of the charming 12th-century Persian Sufi classic Bird Parliament. In addition, it features an extensive new introduction with notes and a chronology.