[Then said another with a long-drawn Sigh]1, "My Clay with long oblivion is gone dry: "But, fill me with the old familiar Juice, "Methinks I might recover by-and-bye!"
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1 second edition: " "Well," said another, "Whoso will, let try "
- by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883), no title, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, First Edition, no. 65, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Second Edition, no. 96, 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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- Also set in English, a translation by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883) , no title, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Third Edition, no. 89, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Fourth Edition, no. 89, first published 1872 ; composed by Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir.
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