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Book/Printed Material The history of Reynard the Foxe

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Title

  • The history of Reynard the Foxe

Names

  • Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492, translator.
  • Sparling, H. Halliday (Henry Halliday), editor.
  • Morris, William, 1834-1896, printer.
  • Kelmscott Press.
  • William Morris and Kelmscott Press Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Hammersmith : Kelmscott Press ; London : Sold by Bernard Quaritch, 1893.

Notes

  • -  Based on a Dutch prose rendering of Reinaerts historie, a 14th century recension and continuation of Reinaert de Vos.
  • -  "Done into English out of Dutch by William Caxton ... Corrected for the press by Henry Halliday Sparling"--Colophon.
  • -  Limited edition of 300 copies printed on paper, 5 on vellum. Cf. Peterson.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 2010
  • -  Peterson, W.S. Bibliography of the Kelmscott Press, A10
  • -  Morris, Wiliam and S.C. Cockerell, Kelmscott Press, 1898, 10
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  In RBSL, copy 3: "Rosenwald Collection duplicate copy sold 1967."
  • -  LAC ael 2019-08-06 no edits (1 card)
  • -  LAC ddw 2022-04-26 update (1 card)

Medium

  • v, 162 p. ; 29 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PT5584.E5 C33
  • PT5584.E5 C33 Copy 2 Rosenwald collection item 2010. Printed on vellum.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 49036621

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Morris, William, Printer, Kelmscott Press, William Morris And Kelmscott Press Collection, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. The history of Reynard the Foxe. editeds by Sparling, H. Halliday, translateds by Caxton, William, Approximately Or 1492 Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press ; London: Sold by Bernard Quaritch, 1893. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/49036621/.

APA citation style:

Morris, W., Kelmscott Press, William Morris And Kelmscott Press Collection & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Sparling, H. H., ed. (1893) The history of Reynard the Foxe. Caxton, W., trans Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press ; London: Sold by Bernard Quaritch. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/49036621/.

MLA citation style:

Morris, William, Printer, et al. The history of Reynard the Foxe. ed by Sparling, H. Halliday, trans by Caxton, William, Approximately Or 1492 Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press ; London: Sold by Bernard Quaritch, 1893. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/49036621/>.