The Fox

There are many versions of this song and many different tunes but the story’s always the same. This one, which I sang at school in the 1950s and which had a brief popularity in the 1970 folk clubs, is from English Folk Songs for Schools (1907) by Sabine Baring Gould & Cecil Sharp.

The excellent photo is by Chuck Starr on Flickr.

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