Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

1215: The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey

      1200-1349 Stories about a Fool

            1200-1999 ANECDOTES AND JOKES

Asinus Vulgi. Miller blamed when he follows his son on foot; when he takes the son's place on the ass; when he takes the son behind him; and when he puts the son in front of him. [J1041.2].

Motive(s)

- J1041.2:

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Jean de La Fontaine 1668 France French Le Meunier, son Fils, et l'Ane

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