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Category: All Categories: Literature: World: Persian Lit
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1.
Bland, N.  
Account of the Atesh Kedah, a Bibliographical work of the Persian Poets, by Hajji Lutf ali Beg, of Ispahan from Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, VII, 1843.

Publisher: London: Royal Asiatic Society, 1843..
[345]-392 pp. Sm. 8vo. Removed from larger volume. First edition. A very good copy.

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2.
Dashti, Ali.  
In search of Omar Khayyam / by Ali Dashti; translated from the Persian by L.P. Elwell-Sutton.

Publisher: London : Allen and Unwin, 1971..
3-276p, plate, 1 illus ; 22.5 cm. Series: Persian studies monographs ; no.1. Originally published as 'Dami ba Khayyam'. Tehran: Amir Kabir, 1966. n-depth Persian study about the characters, religious and philosophical aspects found in Khayyâm/`s work. Stock# 42,741. Vg / dj vg.

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3.
Fānī, Muḥsin, d. 1671 or 2 / Shea, David, 1777-1836  
The Dabistán: or, School of Manners: The Religious Beliefs, Observances, Philosophic Opinions and Social Customs...
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Publisher: Washington: M. Walter Dunne [Š1901].
xv, 411 p., [3] leaves of plates, illus.; 24 cm. Title continues: "of the nations of the East. Translated from the original Persian by David Shea and Anthony Troyer with a special introduction by A. V. Williams Jackson." Authorship attributed to Muḣammad Muḣsin, called Fānī. Abridged from the first edition of the translation begun by D. Shea, completed by A. Troyer, and published in three volumes (London, 1843). In accordance with its title-- "Dabistán-al-mazáhab" (School of Religious Doctrines or Institutes)-- the work presents a sketch of many different kinds of doctrines and religious tenets, notably of Magism, Hinduism, Christianity, and Mohammedanism (cf. "Special introduction)." Plates accompanied by guardsheets with descriptive letterpress. Stock#47065. Vg / no dj.

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4.
Fakhr al-Din Gurgani. Trans. George Morrison.  
Vis and Ramin.
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Publisher: New York: Columbia Univ. Press 1972..
Frontis, xix, 357 pp. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. UNESCO Collection of Representative Works. Poem of pre-Islamic origin from the Parthian period. About fine in a very good edgeworn dust jacket.

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5.
Ghani, Qasim. (Ghassem Ghani ). Sarimi, Isma`il.  
Dr. Ghassem Ghani's annotations on Diwan-e Hafiz [Yaddashtha-yi Duktur Qasim Ghani dar havashi-i Divan-i Hafiz].

Publisher: Tihran: Sarimi, 1987..
310 pp. Cloth. First edition. Illus. 5 facsimiles and portrait. In Persian. Originally published in 1366. A fine copy. As new.

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6.
J. V. S. Wilkinson, Intro. by  
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám

Publisher: London: The Medici Society, No date..
Decorative paper pasted to front and rear boards. With an Introduction by J.V.S. Wilkinson of the British Museum. Seven Persian illustrations. xiii, 26 pp. Light foxing throughout the text, otherwise VG.

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7.
Jami. Dzhami.  
Lirika: o slove i poetakh: pritchi i rasskazy iz mesnevi.
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Publisher: Dushanbe: Ifron: 1964..
Intro & commentary by Kamola Aini. 338 pp. 16mo. Cloth. First edition thus. Illus. with 15 b/w reproductions. Lyrics about words and Poets: Parables and Stories from Meshevi. Translation of the poems of Nur ad-Din Abd ar-Rahman Jami 15th century Persian and Sufi poet into Russian. Introduction, notes, bibliography, index. A very good ex-lib copy, faint call number on spine else unmarked.

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8.
Khayyam, Omar  
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyám Translated into English quatrains by Edward FitzGerald

Publisher: NY, Random House [1947].
xxii, 149 p., illus., 24 cm. A complete reprint of the First Edition and the combined Third, Fourth and Fifth Editions, with an Appendix containing FitzGerald's Prefaces and Notes. Edited with an Introduction by Louis Untermeyer Illustrated by Mahmoud Sayah (b. 1916); white & gold predominantly floral decoration on endpapers and borders of all pages; lovely color frontispiece & plates; black & red floral cloth boards. Stock# 35,301. Slightly worn with a tiny chip out of the top rear spine; this pretty book is just short of a presentation copy. Persian literature; poetry.

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9.
Milani, Farzaneh.  
Veils and Words: The Emerging Voices of Iranian Women Writers (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East).

Publisher: Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, [1992]..
Reprint. ISBN: 0815602669 Paperback Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). A clean, fresh copy.

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10.
Omar Khayyám  
Ruba'iyát of Omar Khayyám. Rendered into English Verse by Edward FitzGerald
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Publisher: London: Philip Lee Warner, publisher to the Medici Society, 1913.
xxiv, 22, [4] p.; 24 cm. Series: Riccardi Press booklets. "Riccardi Press Edition"--Potter. "Of this edition... have been printed on handmade Riccardi Paper 1000 copies for Great Britain, and on vellum 12 copies, of which 10 are for sale. Paper copy Number 830" --p. [ii]. Good+ in grey paper stamped with title in gilt, tan linen spine, top edge gilt, boards & spine darkened. Stock#OB660.

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11.
Omar Khayyam / FitzGerald, Edward, 1809-1883, tr. / Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977, ed.  
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Translated into English quatrains by Edward FitzGerald A complete reprint of the First Editio

Publisher: New York, Random House [1947].
xxii, 149 p. illus. (some col.) 24 cm. Title continues: " and the combined 3d, 4th, and 5th editions, with an appendix containing FitzGerald's prefaces and notes. Edited with an introduction by Louis Untermeyer."Illustrated by Mahmoud Sayah (b. 1916). Each page is uniquely bordered with matching endpapers. Stock# 43,535. Vg / slipcase good+

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12.
Omar Khayyam. Kakise, Hikozo. FitzGerald, Edward.  
One Hundred Quatrains from the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam [Oma Kaiyamu Yongyoka hyakku].
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Publisher: [Worcester, Mass.]: At Clark University, Privately printed, 1910..
29 lvs. Paper wrappers with string ties. First edition. Potter 497. Translated into Japanese chiefly from the fifth edition of the Fitzgerald version by H. Kakise. Number 81 of one hundred copies. Introduction in Japanese and English. Text in Japanese blank verse. Kakise prepared this translation for Frank L. Coes, a Worcester Massachusetts collector of over 700 editions of the Rubaiyat. Faint soiling else a fine copy.

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13.
Omar Khayyam. Pogany, Willy, 1882-1955, illustrator. Saintsbury, George, 1845-1933. FitzGerald, Edward, 1809-1883  
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. The First and Fourth Renderings in English Verse by Edward FitzGerald. With Illustrations by Willy Pogány
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Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell [1935; Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark Ltd. Edinburgh].
171, [2] p., illus. incl. 12 mounted color plates & decorative vignettes on gold foil pasted in; 26 cm. Most versos blank. Introduction signed by George Saintsbury. Peach cloth stamped in gold & black, spine faded; VG; tan paper pictorial dj chipped, in mylar. Good for its age; gift quality. stock#NS0209.

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14.
Omar Khayyam; Fitzgerald, Edward, trans. Sarkis Katchadourian, illus.  
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. With Paintings and Decorations by Sarkis Katchadourian.

Publisher: New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1946)..
xvi, 138 pp. Sm. 4to. Cloth. First printing. Illus. with 6 color plates and 101 b/w drawings. Sarkis Katchadourian (1886-1947) was an Iranian artist. This is a larger format printing than the later Grosset & Dunlap reprints. Boards soiled, still a very good copy.

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15.
Payne, John, trans. (Pickford Waller).  
The Quatrains of Omar Kheyyam of Nishapour.
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Publisher: London: Printed for the Villon Society by Private Subscription and For Private Circulation Only, 1898..
lxxi, 206 pp. + adv. 8vo. Parchment covered boards, gilt titles, and gilt and red stamped decorations; top edge gilt. First English Language edition. No. 455 of an unknown number of copies. Bookplate of the artist and collector Pickford Waller. John Payne (1842-1916) English poet and translator, though much praised for his poetry by his contemporaries such as Matthew Arnold and Dante Gabriel Rossetti, is perhaps better known for his translations. Spine sunned, parchment mottled, minor foxing on endpapers, binding tight, leaves crisp and clean; a very good copy.

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