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The Resource The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox : newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter, (electronic resource)

The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox : newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter, (electronic resource)

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The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox : newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter
Title
The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox
Title remainder
newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter
Title variation
  • Pleasant history of Reynard the Fox
  • Le Roman de Renart
Creator
Contributor
Attributed name
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
S3511
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
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Reynard the Fox
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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fl. 1680-1702
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J. S.
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  • Fables, English
  • French literature
  • Tales
Target audience
general
Label
The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox : newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-U4
  • A free adaptation and translation of: "Le roman de Renart", in prose; attributed by Wing to John Shirley (fl. 1680-1702), who published a version in heroic verse in 1681 with a slightly different title
  • With title page woodcut and many illustrations
  • Last five pages include table of contents, two pages of illustration (U2v, U4r), and final advertisment page
  • Caption title: The pleasant history of Reynard the Fox
  • Copy closely trimmed with slight loss of print; title page stained; MS. annotation on front flyleaf: "An edition of this book said to be the 'original' one, was valued in Lackinton, Allen, and Cos. General catalogue for the years 1808-9--page 644 at £1.4.0. But it could not be an original edition as this was printed 19 years before.--That mentioned in their catalogue being printed in 1681.--and what shall we say of Caxton's and Pynson's editions?"
  • Reproduction of the original in the Trinity College Library, Cambridge University
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
eebo99831688
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[160] p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0037000083
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox : newly corrected and purged from all grossenesse in phrase and matter as also augmented and inlarged with sundry excellent moralls and expositions upon every several chapter, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-U4
  • A free adaptation and translation of: "Le roman de Renart", in prose; attributed by Wing to John Shirley (fl. 1680-1702), who published a version in heroic verse in 1681 with a slightly different title
  • With title page woodcut and many illustrations
  • Last five pages include table of contents, two pages of illustration (U2v, U4r), and final advertisment page
  • Caption title: The pleasant history of Reynard the Fox
  • Copy closely trimmed with slight loss of print; title page stained; MS. annotation on front flyleaf: "An edition of this book said to be the 'original' one, was valued in Lackinton, Allen, and Cos. General catalogue for the years 1808-9--page 644 at £1.4.0. But it could not be an original edition as this was printed 19 years before.--That mentioned in their catalogue being printed in 1681.--and what shall we say of Caxton's and Pynson's editions?"
  • Reproduction of the original in the Trinity College Library, Cambridge University
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
eebo99831688
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[160] p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0037000083
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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