Author:[Turbayne, Albert Angus]; [Calderon, Frank W. (illustrations)]; Jacobs, Joseph

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THE MOST DELECTABLE HISTORY OF REYNARD THE FOX

By: [TURBAYNE, ALBERT ANGUS (binding design)]; [Calderon, Frank W. (illustrations)]; JACOBS, JOSEPH

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1895

Edition: First

Seller ID: 2865

Condition: Fine


C8vo (7¼“ x 5¼”). pp. xxxi; 260 + 4 pp. publisher’s advts. Signed Albert Angus Turbayne Art Nouveau publisher’s binding in smooth green cloth with titles surrounded by a swirling briar rose containing fox, rooster and hens; lion king and fox head with titles on spine, a.e.g.Includes b/w full page frontis. with tissue guard and vignette illustrations throughout the text by W. Frank Calderon."Reynard the Fox shares with Aesop’s fables the distinction of being folk-lore raised into literature. It is a series of short stories of adventure forming a romance”. First pu... View more info