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Edward FitzGerald's The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám

Edward FitzGerald's The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom. Broomall, Chelsea House, 2004. (Bloom's modern critical interpretations)
vii, 252 p. ISBN: 0791075834

This edition brings together the most important 20th-century criticism on Edward FitzGerald’s The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam through a number of previously published articles and chapters by well-known literary critics. The collection also features a short biography on Edward FitzGerald, a chronology of the author’s life, and an introductory essay written by Harold Bloom.

Editor's note
Introduction / Harold Bloom
The fin de siècle cult of FitzGerald's "Rubaiyat" of Omar Khayyam / John D. Yohannan
The Rubaʻiyat of Omar Khayyam / Iran B. Hassani Jewett
Fugitive articulation : an introduction to the Rubaʻiyat of Omar Khayyam / Daniel Schenker
The discovery of the Rubaʻiyat / Robert Bernard Martin
The apocalyptic vision of La vida es sueño : Calderʹon and Edward FitzGerald / Frederick A. de Armas
Young Eliot's rebellion / Vinnie-Marie d'Ambrosio
Larger hopes and the new hedonism : Tennyson and FitzGerald / Norman Page
Bernard Quaritch and "My Omar" : the struggle for FitzGerald's Rubaʻiyat / Arthur Freeman
Paradise enow / John Hollander
The tale of the inimitable Rubaiyat / Tracia Leacock-Seghatolislami
Forgetting FitzGerald's Rubaʻiyat / Erik Gray
Chronology
Contributors
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index