Reynard the Fox/ Vulpecala Reinicke. 1567.
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[REYNARD THE FOX.] SCHOPPER, HARTMANN. Opus poeticum de admirabili fallacia et astutia vulpeculae Reinikes.... Frankfurt: [per Petrum Fabritium, impensis Sigismundi Feirabent, & Simonis Huteri], 1567.
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[REYNARD THE FOX.]
SCHOPPER, HARTMANN. Opus poeticum de admirabili fallacia et astutia vulpeculae Reinikes.... Frankfurt: [per Petrum Fabritium, impensis Sigismundi Feirabent, & Simonis Huteri], 1567.
16mo (136 x 91 mm). a8 B4 2B-Z8 2a-n8 o6 (-o6). Illustrated with woodcuts by Jost Amman and Virgil Solis. Later vellum gilt inlaid with morocco, gilt dentelles, a.e.g. Lacking final leaf (colophon); scattered marginalia in ink throughout the text, three leaves with burn marks, ownership inscriptions to title page and front free endpaper, bookplates to pastedown and front free endpaper.

FIRST LATIN EDITION of the famous tale of the trickster fox.
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