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65: Mrs. Fox's Suitors

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The widowed she-fox proves her faithfulness by rejecting suitors who do not resemble her deceased husband.


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Text titleATULanguageAuthorOriginPublication Date
Die Hochzeit der Frau F├╝chsin65GermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812

External Examples

Without Title 65 Netherlands 2007 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Mrs. Fox's Wedding 65 German Internet Archive

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