The history of Reynard the Foxe / by William Caxton.
- Additional Title(s):
Reynard the Fox. English. 1892.
- [London : Kelmscott Press, 1892]
- Physical Description:
- v, , 162,  p. ; 29 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPT5584.E5 C38 1892+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Translation of: Hystorie van Reynaert die Vos.
Colophon: Here ends The history of Reynard the Foxe, done into English out of Dutch by William Caxton, and now reprinted by me William Morris, at the Kelmscott press, Upper Mall, Hammersmith in the county of Middlesex. This book was corrected for the press by Henry Halliday Sparling, and finished on the 15th day of December, 1892. [Printer's device] Sold by Bernard Quaritch, 15, Piccadilly, London.
300 paper copies. 10 vellum copies.
Printed in red and black; marginal decorations, initials.
Peterson, W.S. Bibliography of the Kelmscott Press A10
BAC: British Art Center copy is one of 10 on vellum. Bound in vellum with silk ties.
- Subject Terms:
- Kelmscott Press -- Publisher. (BACRB)Morris, William -- Printer. (BACRB)Reynard the Fox (Legendary character)Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1892. (BACRB)
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.