The History of Reynard the Fox. F. S. Ellis, trans.
The History of Reynard the Fox.
The History of Reynard the Fox.
(19th Century)

The History of Reynard the Fox.

Crane, Walter (illus.)

London: David Nutt, 1897. 16mo. xii, 289pp. Frontispiece, ornate title page, chapter headers, and tail-pieces by Walter Crane evoke romance and nostalgia, befitting this revised edition of La Fontaine's tales. Bound in full red calf with gilt borders, title, and fox to upper cover. Fox motif continues in four of the six spine compartments, with the other two showing the title and author in gilt on black leather. Spine darkened and edgeworn, Two instances of paper repair apparent on pp. 257 and 287, else near fine. Housed in slipcase. A.e.g. Item #31029

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