The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Jr. Translated from the Original Bornese into English Verse by Wallace Irwin. [Inscribed by Irwin].

By: Irwin, Wallace.

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Author's Autograph Edition, No. 6 of 103 copies on Sterling Japan Parchment, with an inscribed by the author on limitation page: "I have a theory that Tobacco was named after Tobacchus, an Indian god of revelry and inspiration, Wallace Irwin." 50 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; yellow paper over boards, printed in red; parchment backstrip; eight illustrations & cover design by Gelett Burgess. Soil to covers at extremities and top quarter of back; with some light foxing and spotting; tanning to edges of front endpaper and offset tanning from news article once laid in at gutter of limitation page.

A parody of Fitzgerald's version of Omar Khayya´m.

Title: The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Jr. Translated from the Original Bornese into English Verse by Wallace Irwin. [Inscribed by Irwin].

Author Name: Irwin, Wallace.

Categories: Humor,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, Elder & Shepard: 1902

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Condition

Seller ID: 6741

Keywords: Poetry Parodies