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1640: The Valiant Little Tailor

ATU > 1200-1999: ANECDOTES AND JOKES > 1525-1724: Stories about a Man > 1640-1674: Lucky Accidents > 1640: The Valiant Little Tailor


Seven with one stroke. While fleeing defeats the enemy (the sign-post on his arm). Kills wild boar. Also incidents belonging to the stupid ogre and the clever man


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Text titleATULanguageAuthorOriginPublication Date
Das tapfere Schneiderlein1640GermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812
Herr Lazarus and the Draken1640EnglishAndrew Lang_1900
Giuanni Benforte che a cinquecento diede la morte1640ItalianItalo CalvinoItaly1956
Nine at a Blow1640EnglishVáclav VondrákCzech Republic1917
Giovan Balento1640ItalianItalo CalvinoItaly1956

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