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'''Crapaud''' is a character in the play ''[[Hélas, Je me suis Transfiguré Les Pieds]]'' by the French writer, [[Malecrit]].
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In the play, Crapaud asks [[Grenouille]] for help to carry a cow to the market, but Grenouille has to refuse since he is due to play [[Keeper]] for his local [[Quidditch]] team.
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{{Dialogue a-b-a|Grenouille|I cannot go with you to the market today, Crapaud.|Crapaud|But Grenouille, I cannot carry the cow alone.|You know, Crapaud, that I am to be Keeper this morning. Who will stop the Quaffle if I do not?|Extract from ''Hélas, Je me suis Transfiguré Les Pieds''|Quidditch Through the Ages (real)}}
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'''Crapaud''' is a character in the [[15th century]] play ''[[Hélas, Je me suis Transfiguré Les Pieds]]'' by the French writer, [[Malecrit]].
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In the play, Crapaud asks [[Grenouille]] for help to carry a cow to the market, but Grenouille has to refuse since he is due to play [[Keeper]] for his local [[Quidditch]] team.<ref name="QA8">''[[Quidditch Through the Ages (real)|Quidditch Through the Ages]]'' - Chapter 8 (''The Spread of Quidditch Worldwide'')</ref> The play's main conflict occurs when Crapaud performs the titular foot-transfiguration, an act traditionally accompanied by a puff of yellow smoke (which is conjured by a [[special effects wizard]] concealed beneath the stage).<ref name="Wonderbook">''[[Wonderbook: Book of Spells]]'' - Chapter 2, Part 1</ref>
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The play concludes with Crapaud's final rousing monologue.<ref name="Wonderbook"/>
   
 
==Etymology==
 
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==Appearances==
 
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*''[[Quidditch Through the Ages (real)|Quidditch Through the Ages]] ''{{Mention}}
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*''[[Wonderbook: Book of Spells]]''
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==Notes and references==
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Crapaud
Crapaud
Physical information
Species

Human

Gender

Male

Affiliation
Occupation

Marketer

Grenouille: "I cannot go with you to the market today, Crapaud."
Crapaud: "But Grenouille, I cannot carry the cow alone."
Grenouille: "You know, Crapaud, that I am to be Keeper this morning. Who will stop the Quaffle if I do not?"
— Extract from Hélas, Je me suis Transfiguré Les Pieds[src]

Crapaud is a character in the 15th century play Hélas, Je me suis Transfiguré Les Pieds by the French writer, Malecrit.

In the play, Crapaud asks Grenouille for help to carry a cow to the market, but Grenouille has to refuse since he is due to play Keeper for his local Quidditch team.[1] The play's main conflict occurs when Crapaud performs the titular foot-transfiguration, an act traditionally accompanied by a puff of yellow smoke (which is conjured by a special effects wizard concealed beneath the stage).[2]

The play concludes with Crapaud's final rousing monologue.[2]

Etymology

"Crapaud" is the french word for "toad".

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. Quidditch Through the Ages - Chapter 8 (The Spread of Quidditch Worldwide)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Wonderbook: Book of Spells - Chapter 2, Part 1

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