The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam

The Ruba’iyat of Omar Khayyam


Translator: Peter Avery
Translator: John Heath-Stubbs

Format
Paperback
Price
$11.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140443844
  • 128 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Philosopher, astronomer and mathematician, Khayyam as a poet possesses a singular originality. His poetry is richly charged with evocative power and offers a view of life characteristic of his stormy times, with striking relevance to the present day.

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The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam

The Ruba’iyat of Omar Khayyam

Omar Khayyam, Translator: Peter Avery, Translator: John Heath-Stubbs

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