The Rubaiyat by Persian/Iranian poet Omar Khayyam. Omar Khayyam is the author, but the illustration is by René Bull. This version of the Rubaiyat was published in looks like. Man, I think I’m gonna start collecting Rubiayat illustrations.
"If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years, how man would marvel and stare." - Ralph Waldo Emerson---- but we absolutely take it for granted every single day. We are sometimes a most thankless group of people.