The below tale is taken from René Basset’s 1901 Moorish Literature, page 216, and found in the chapter titled ‘Popular Tales of the Berbers’.
The Hedgehog, The Jackal, And The Lion
Once upon a time the jackal went in search of the hedgehog and said to it: “Come along. I know a garden of onions. We will [...]
After a long break from posting, I’m back at collecting the hedgehog lore, among other things.
Jackal and Hedgehog is taken from Jilali El Koudia’s Moroccan Folktales. A second hedgehog tale is also to be found there, titled Wolf and Hedgehog.
Once upon a time a jackal and a hedgehog were good friends. One day they agreed [...]