Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

170: The fox eats his fellow-lodger

      150-199 Wild Animals and Humans

            1-299 ANIMAL TALES

The fox spends the night with a cock in a house. He eats the cock but in the morning he accuses the sheep of having eaten it. In the next inn likewise the ox has eaten the sheep, etc. In compensation he demands a larger animal each time. .…

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