Topic Birds

7 stories

Cinderella

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The new wife brought two daughters home with her, and they were beautiful and fair in appearance, but at heart were black and ugly.

EuropeGermany

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The Birds who Befriended a King

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The Hoopoes decided the other birds were jealous and, rather flattered, gathered round the pools so that they could admire themselves in the water.

Arab worldArabia

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The Boy and the Skylark

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A little bird that's in the air, the hidden trespass shall declare, and openly reveal it.

EuropeEngland

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The Language of the Birds

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‘How I wish I could understand the meaning of the different songs of all the birds! I would give half my wealth to the man who could make plain to me all the different songs of the different birds.’

EuropeRussia

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The Life and Death of Jenny Wren

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Jenny Wren fell sick upon a merry time; in came Robin Red-breast, and brought her cake & wine.

EuropeEngland

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The Little Birds Who Lived in a Cave

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A tiny bird entered the cave and flew straight to a little bird who was only a hen. ‘You,’ said he, ‘shall kill the blackbird.’

AfricaSouth AfricaZulu People

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The Summer Maker

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The animals all said they were willing to follow and help Ojeeb, and begged him to tell them his plan.

North AmericaNative American TribesOjibway

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