Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1913)  Illustrations by René Bull.    “Ah Love! could thou and I with Fate conspire”

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam First Edition Illustrated in color by Rene Bull, Rare Book.

'And that inverted Bowl we call the Sky,  Whereunder crawling coop't we live and die;  Lift not thy hands to It for help,  For It rolls impotently on as Thou or I.' ~ Quatrain 52 - Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám translated by Edward FitzGerald, 2009

"Tis all a checkerboard of nights and days, Where fate with men for pieces play, Hirher and thither and mates and slays, And one by one back in the closet lays." Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. - Illustration by Niroot Puttapipat from the Folio limited edition.

Omar Khayyám Born in Nishapur, at a young age he moved to Samarkand and obtained his education there. In Bukhara he became established as one of the major mathematicians and astronomers of the medieval period. He is the author of one of the most important treatises on algebra written before modern times, the Treatise on Demonstration of Problems of Algebra, which includes a geometric method for solving cubic equations by intersecting a hyperbola with a circle. Died in 1131.

illustration for The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: "Earth could not answer; nor the Seas that mourn"

"Ah, fill the cup, what boots it to repeat,  How time is slipping underneath our feet:  Unborn tomorrow, and dead yesterday,  Why fret about them if today be sweet!"~ Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

illuminated manuscript of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, watercolor, bodycolor and gold leaf. Calligraphy and ornamentation by William Morris, illustrations by Edward Burne-Jones.

for thousand & one thousand more nights;  Short poem by: Soyouthinkyoucansee

The Rubaiyat by Persian/Iranian poet Omar Khayyam. Omar Khayyam is the author, but the illustration is by René Bull. This version of the Rubaiyat was published in looks like. Man, I think I’m gonna start collecting Rubiayat illustrations.

Niroot Puttapipat illustration for Quatrain 29 of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. The Folio Society, Limited to numbered copies. Illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat. A modern day Warwick Goble!

PEACOCK'S GARDEN: Edmund Dulac (1882-1953) "The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyam"

Edmund Dulac - Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, 1937 QUATRAIN LXXII Alas, that Spring should vanish with the Rose! That Youth's sweet-scented Manuscript should close!

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, the First Version translated by Edward Fitzgerald and illustrated by Edmund J. Sullivan.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam - First Version - Illustrated : antipodeanwriter.wordpress.com : Free Download & Streaming

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, the First Version translated by Edward Fitzgerald and illustrated by Edmund J. Sullivan.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam   The Astronomer poet of Persia   Translated into English Verse London Macmillan and Co Ltd. 1905

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam The Astronomer poet of Persia Translated into English Verse London Macmillan and Co Ltd. 1905

A jeweled binding by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. George Sutcliffe, who studied bookbinding under Douglas Cockerell, established a bindery with Francis Sangorski in 1901. During the first two decades of the twentieth century the pair produced a number of jeweled bindings, most of them on copies of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.   Omar Khayyam, Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. 3rd edition. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1872. Call number: (Ex) PK6513 .A1 1872

Passion Vintage Book Covering: Author: Omar Khayyam, Title: Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Published: London: Bernard Quaritch, Jeweled binding by Sangorski and Sutcliffe

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