Up from Earth's Centre through the Seventh Gate I rose, and on the Throne of Saturn sate, And many Knots unravel'd by the Road; But not [the Knot of Human Death and Fate]1.
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1 second edition: "Master-Knot of Human Fate"
- by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883), no title, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, First Edition, no. 31, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Second Edition, no. 34, first edition, first published 1859 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
- a text in Persian (Farsi) by Hakim Omar Khayyám (c1048 - c1122) [text unavailable]
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- by Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir (1868 - 1946), "Up from Earth's Centre through the Seventh Gate", published 1906 [ soli, chorus, and orchestra ], from Omar Khayyám, Part I, no. 31, Leipzig, Breitkopf & Härtel [sung text not yet checked]
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