“Le Bonhomme Tombe de L'Arbre (The Fellow Falls from the Tree)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1959 (Peacock)
Keywords: foreignlanguage help hunting injury
Found in: Canada(Newf)


French. Willie goes hunting for partridges. He goes up in a tree to see his dogs running. The branch breaks; Willie falls and breaks his thigh. All the girls in the village hear his cries and run to bandage his leg.


  1. Peacock, p. 45, "Le Bonhomme Tombe de L'Arbre" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea045