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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    DULAC, Edmund (1882-1953, illustrator) -- Omar KHAYYAM (d.c.1123). Rubáiyát ... rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1909]. 4° (315 x 251mm). Half title, 20 mounted coloured plates by Edmund Dulac, tissue guards (occasional light marginal spotting). Original pictorial vellum gilt, silk ties, top edges gilt, other uncut, slipcase. NUMBER 328 OF 750 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARIST.

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    DULAC, Edmund (1882-1953, illustrator) -- Omar KHAYYAM (d.c.1123). Rubáiyát ... rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1909]. 4° (315 x 251mm). Half title, 20 mounted coloured plates by Edmund Dulac, tissue guards (occasional light marginal spotting). Original pictorial vellum gilt, silk ties, top edges gilt, other uncut, slipcase. NUMBER 328 OF 750 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARIST.


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