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'Tis all a chequer-board of nights and days

William Brown Macdougall, from Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, the astronomer poet of Persia, translated by Edward  Fitzgerald, London, 1898.

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'Tis all a chequer-board of nights and days

William Brown Macdougall, from Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, the astronomer poet of Persia, translated by Edward Fitzgerald, London, 1898.

(Source: archive.org)


Thursday, September 5, 2013
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