Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

112: Town Mouse and Country Mouse

      100-149 Wild Animals and Domestic Animals

            1-299 ANIMAL TALES

Country mouse visits town mouse. Former prefers poverty with safety.

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Aesop / Laura Gibbs 2002 Greece English The City Mouse and the Country Mouse
Asbjørnsen & Moe / George Dasent 1859 Norway English The Town-mouse And The Fell-mouse

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