Author:[Khayyam, Omar]; Mirza-mem'n (Zimmerman, John Stevens)

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The Rubaiyat of Mirza-Mem'n

By: [Khayyam, Omar]; Mirza-mem'n (Zimmerman, John Stevens)

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Henry Olendorf Shepard: 1901

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2300634

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. No jacket. Spine lightly toned. 1901 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. 131 stanzas. A collection of verse, most of which has been paraphrased from McCarthy's prose translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Published pseudonymously under the name 'Mirza-Mem'n' - the author's real name was John Stevens Zimmerman. Engravings protected with captioned tissue guards, decorative borders throughout. Purple cloth with beveled edges, gilt titles. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam is the title that Edward FitzGerald gave to his translation of a selection of poems, originally written in the Persian langu... View more info