Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

36: The Fox in Disguise Violates the She-Bear

      1-69 The Clever Fox (Other Animal)

            1-99 Wild Animals

                  1-299 ANIMAL TALES

The she-bear is caught in a tree cleft or hole in the hedge . To avoid later recognition the fox covers himself with soot and is taken for the pastor. Variant: the hare, the she-fox.


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