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The Greedy Stallkeeper and the Poor Traveler

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 2, 3, 4, 5
Page count: 3
Categories: Burmese, Folk Tale


Maung Htin

Appeared in

A Kingdom Lost for a Drop of Honey and Other Burmese Folktales.

Story Summary

A stall owner tries to charge a poor traveler for the aroma of her fried fish and their dispute is solved in a unique way by Princess Learned-in-the-Law.