Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

60: The Fox and the Crane Invites Each Other

      1-69 The Clever Fox (Other Animal)

            1-99 Wild Animals

                  1-299 ANIMAL TALES

The crane (heron) has his food in a deep dish, the fox his on a flat plate. The crane injures his beak.

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
unknown author ???? Ghana English The Spider and the Turtle
Phaedrus / C. Smart 1887 Italy English The Fox and the Stork
E. A. Ruskin 1921 Democratic Republic of Congo English The Black Monkey and the Turtoise

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