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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Deluxe Slipcase Edition

Edward Fitzgerald

9781788883412
128 pages
Arcturus Publishing Limited
Overview

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam has become one of the best-known poems in the English language.

A beautiful and lyrical meditation on humanity, fate and the mystery of life.

Author Bio
Omar Khayyam (1048-1131) was a Persian astronomer, mathematician and poet who helped to develop modern theories of algebra and is best known in the Western world for the work known as the Rubaiyat. Edward FitzGerald (1809-1883) was an English poet fascinated by Eastern cultures and later achieved his reputation in his translation of Omar Khayyam's work.