Nov 17, 2020 - Sale 2551

Sale 2551 - Lot 296

Price Realized: $ 812
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(RUBAIYAT.) VEDDER, ELIHU (illus.) The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: The Astronomer-Poet of Persia. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. 57 illustrated leaves by Elihu Vedder on Japanese paper; 8 leaves of appendix and notes. Folio, publisher's gilt-decorated full brown cloth, top edges gilt, spine tips and corners frayed; occasional minor spotting; custom cloth folding case. First trade edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1884