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The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam in Scots

Author: Omar Khayyam.; Rab Wilson; Edward FitzGerald
Publisher: Edinburgh : Luath Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Scots
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A translation of the Ruba'iya't of Omar Kayyam but with a Scottish take, not only in language but also in tone and reference.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Omar Khayyam.; Rab Wilson; Edward FitzGerald
ISBN: 184282046X 9781842820469
OCLC Number: 276515885
Notes: Translated from the English translation by Peter Avery and John Heath-Stubbs.
Includes the first edition of FitzGerald's English translation of 1859.
Description: vii, 85 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Rubāʻīyāt.
Responsibility: [translated by] Rab Wilson.

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I found Robert Wilson's Omar Khayyam very readable. It will stand well in print in Scotland. - EDWIN MORGAN The Rubaiyat of Omar... takes on a contemporary gloss in a rumbustious reworking in Scots Read more...

 
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