The Reynard the Fox Collection
A collection of books and pamphlets featuring Reynard the Fox, a well-known character in medieval fables.
About the collection
A collection of books and pamphlets dating from the early 16th to late 19th century, all featuring Reynard the Fox, a well-known character in medieval fables. The majority of the works are in German or Dutch but there are a few English versions, including one written in verse, an edition illustrated by the artist Joseph Crawhall and one written entirely in 'words of one syllable' from the 1870s.
You can find more information about Reynard the Fox in the Oxford Reference resource
View items from this collection in our Reynard the Fox Collection Showcase
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