The Kite and the Hen

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Date:
2012
Date Created:
1979
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20 lines and 3 notes
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Published in German as <<Die Falke und das Huhn>> (The Kite and the Hen), p. 57-8, in Philippinische Märchen, Wrigglesworth, Hazel J., ed., German translation by Erika Erkmann. München, Germany: Eugen Diederichs Verlag.
Subanen text lost, only English translation exists.
This Subanen version of a familiar origin tale explains chickens' habit of scratching in the dust, and gives a fanciful reason for the enmity between hens and birds of prey.
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Preprint
Country:
Philippines
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Entry Number:
48702
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