Rubaʻiyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyam

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Statementtranslated by Peter Avery and John Heath-Stubbs.
ContributionsAvery, Peter, 1923-, Heath-Stubbs, John Francis Alexander, 1918-
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LC ClassificationsPK6516 .A9 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3111105M
ISBN 100713911344
LC Control Number82219023

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Some for the Glories of This World; and some Sigh for the Prophet's Paradise to come; Ah, take the. If you mean Rubaiyat in Persian (Farsi) language, you can find all of them here: گنجور " خیام " رباعیات If you want to buy the book In Farsi with English translation, you can also find it easily, like here: Rubaiyat of Khayyam: In Farsi with Engli.

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Each page is printed with two quatrains and with very wide black & white Art Nouveau borders illustrated by William Brown MacDougall.

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Here is a list of the editions I am aware of. Omar Khayyam (/ k aɪ ˈ j ɑː m /; Persian: عمر خیّام ‎ [oˈmæɾ xæjˈjɒːm]; 18 May – 4 December ) was a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, and poet.

He was born in Nishabur, in northeastern Iran, and spent most of his life near the court of the Karakhanid and Seljuq rulers in the period which witnessed the First : 18 MayNishapur, Khorasan (present.

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Translated by Edward Fitzgerald by Khayyam, Omar and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This is the full text of the 75 quatrains published in FitzGerald's first edition of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.

Jump through the text using the following links: to quatra 21, 31, 41, 51, 61, 71, Click here for a separate selection of some favourite quatrains. For the text of the other editions, and a comparative analysis, see Decker's study. The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Omar Khayyam.

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