Perry's Index to the Aesopica
Fables exist in many versions; here is one version in English:
Aesop's Fables. A new translation by Laura
Oxford University Press (World's Classics): Oxford, 2002.
THE CAMEL AND THE PYRRHIC DANCE
While he was out carousing, the owner of a camel ordered her to dance to the
music of bronze cymbals and flutes. The camel refused and said 'I am lucky just
to walk down the road without being laughed at: dancing the Pyrrhic is out of
cover, with new ISBN, published in 2008; contents of book unchanged.
Perry 249: Gibbs (Oxford) 353 [English]
Perry 249: Babrius 80 [Greek]
Perry 249: Chambry 147 [Greek]
You can find a compilation of Perry's index to the Aesopica in the gigantic appendix to his
edition of Babrius and Phaedrus for the Loeb Classical Library
(Harvard University Press: Cambridge, 1965). This book is an absolute must for anyone interested
in the Aesopic fable tradition. Invaluable.