Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

1030: Man and ogre share the harvest

      1030-1059 Partnership between Man and Ogre

            1000-1199 TALES OF THE STUPID OGRE (GIANT, DEVIL)

Man and ogre or fox and bear. Of root crops the ogre chooses the tops; of other crops the roots. [K171]. Cf. Types 9B, 1633.

Motive(s)

- K171:

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English The peasant and the devil

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