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60: The Fox and the Crane Invites Each Other

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


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Text titleATULanguageAuthorOriginPublication Date
Торна белән Төлке60Tatar_Russia_
Лиса и журавль60RussianАлександр АфанасьевRussia1855
*Den vos ende die odevare60Middle Dutch_Netherlands1300
Ngila l'Ulu60MongoE. A. RuskinDemocratic Republic of Congo0
La guilla i la cigonya60CatalanÀngel Vergés i Gifra__
Ananse eni Akekrehemaa60Akan_Ghana_
Le Renard et la Cigogne60FrenchJean de La FontaineFrance1668
Vulpes et Ciconia60LatinPhaedrusItaly0

External Examples

Foks en earrebarre byinoar te gast 60 Netherlands 1972 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Fox and Stork 60 Greek Internet Archive
Fox and the Crane 60 Russian Internet Archive
Hospitality of Abu L'Hssein 60 Arab Internet Archive

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