OMAR KAYYAM. ~ The Quatrains of Omar Kheyyam of Nishapour, now first completely done into English verse from the Persian, in accordance with the original forms, with a biographical and critical introduction, by John Payne. London: Printed for the Villon Society 1898.
Large 8vo (225 × 140 mm), pp. lxxi, 206. Early 20th-century blue morocco gilt by Riviere, preserving original decorative vellum wrappers (bound at rear). Slight polish residue to both covers, but a handsome copy.
John Payne’s translation, published by the Villon Society fro private circulation (number 174).