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Lot 26 of 217: Omar Khayyam Dulac, Edmund (illus.) Rubaiyat. Hodder & Stoughton, [1909]. 4to, cream buckram gilt; full colour plates tipped in. First trade ed. The Dulac Rubaiyat was an immediate critical and commercial success. It's success was such that (according to George Doran, the American publisher) when old Mr Hodder demanded of his grandson (the firm's manager) why they had published such a heathen book over his imprint, his grandson only had to mention how much they had made on it for Hodder's evange

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Estimate: £150 - £250

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK)  04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed