September 23, 2021 10:00 EDT

Books and Manuscripts

 
  Lot 37
 

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[Children's & Illustrated] [Dulac, Edmund] Fitzgerald, Edward (editor)
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1909). First and limited English edition, #537/750 numbered copies, signed by Dulac. 4to. Illustrated with mounted color frontispiece with captioned tissue guard, and 19 mounted color plates, each with captioned tissue guards, by Dulac. Original full white vellum, stamped in gilt, silk ties perished, scattered soiling; all edges untrimmed; patterned endpapers; scattered minor foxing; lacking box; with the book-plate of Hugh W. Dewes on front paste-down. Hughey 21

A handsome copy.

Sold for $819
Estimated at $400 - $600


 

London: Hodder and Stoughton, (1909). First and limited English edition, #537/750 numbered copies, signed by Dulac. 4to. Illustrated with mounted color frontispiece with captioned tissue guard, and 19 mounted color plates, each with captioned tissue guards, by Dulac. Original full white vellum, stamped in gilt, silk ties perished, scattered soiling; all edges untrimmed; patterned endpapers; scattered minor foxing; lacking box; with the book-plate of Hugh W. Dewes on front paste-down. Hughey 21

A handsome copy.

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