Aarne-Thompson-Uther (ATU) - Types of Folktales

Folk Tale Group

ATU > 1200-1999: ANECDOTES AND JOKES > 1525-1724: Stories about a Man

1525. The robber brothers
1526. The Old Beggar and the Robbers
1527. The Robbers are Betrayed
1528. Holding Down the Hat
1529. Thief Claims to have been Transformed into a Horse
1530. Holding up the Rock
1531. The Man Thinks he has Been in Heaven
1532. The Voice from the Grave
1533. The wise carving of the fowl
1535. The Rich Peasant and the Poor Peasant
1537. The corpse killed five times
1538. The youth cheated in selling oxen
1539. Cleverness and gullibility
1540. The student from Paradise (Paris)
1541. For the long winter
1542. The clever boy
1543. The man without a member
1544. The man who got a night's lodging
1545. The boy with many names
1548. Stone Soup
1551. The Wager that Sheep are Hogs
1553. An Ox for Five Pennies
1555. Milk in the Cask
1556. The Double Pension (Burial Money)
1557. Box on the Ear Returned
1558. Welcome to the Clothes
1560. Make-believe eating; make-believe work
1561. The boy 'loses his sight'
1562. "Think Thrice before you Speak."
1563. 'Both'
1565. Agreement Not to Scratch
1567. Hungry Servant Reproaches Stingy Master
1568. The master and the servant at the table
1573. Inspecting the daughter
1574. The flattering foreman
1577. Blind Men Duped into Fighting: Money to be Devided
1579. Carrying Wolf, Goat, and Cabbage across Stream
1586. The Man in Court for Killing a Fly
1587. Man Allowed to pick out Tree to be Hanged on
1589. The Lawyer's Dog Steals Meat
1590. The Tresspasser's Defence
1591. The Three Joint Depositors
1592. The Iron-eating Mice
1600. The fool as murderer
1610. To Divide Presents and Strokes
1611. Contest in Climbing the Mast
1612. The Contest in Swimming
1613. "Playing-Cards are my Calendar and Prayerbook."
1615. The Heller Thrown into Other's Money
1620. The conversation of the one-eyed man and the hunchback
1624. Thief's Excuse: the Big Wind
1626. Dream Bread
1628. The learned son and the forgotten language
1631. Horse which will not Go over Trees
1635. Eulenspiegel's tricks
1640. The Valiant Little Tailor
1641. Doctor Know-all
1642. The Good Bargain
1643. The Broken Image
1645. The Man Who Became Rich through a Dream
1650. The Three Lucky Brothers
1651. Whittington's cat
1652. The Wolves in the Stable
1653. The Robbers under the Tree
1655. The profitable exchange
1660. The Poor Man in Court
1661. The Triple Tax
1663. Deviding Five Eggs Equally between Two Men and One Woman
1675. The ox (ass) as mayor
1678. The boy who had never seen a woman
1681. Foolish man builds aircastles
1682. The groom teaches his horse to live without food
1685. The Foolish Bridegroom
1687. The forgotten word
1688. The Servant to Improve on the Master's Statements
1689. Thank God They Weren't Peaches
1691. DonĀ“t Eat too Greadly
1692. The Stupid Thief
1693. The Literal Fool - the Burning of Lanka
1694. The Company to Sing like the Leader
1695. The Fool Spoils the Work of the Shoemaker, the Tailor and the Smith
1696. What Should I Have Said?
1697. "We Three; For Money"
1699. Misunderstanding Because of Ignorance of a Foreign Language
1700. "I don't Know."
1701. Echo answers
1702. Anecdotes about Stutterers
1705. Talking Horse and Dog
1707. The Noseless Man
1718. God can't take a joke