Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

307: The Princess in the Shroud

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

Each morning the watchers are found dead. A youth overcomes the enchantment; the dead girl comes out of the shroud. He wins her hand. (Not always a princess). Sometimes combined with Type 506 (I b, V). I. The Parents' Hasty Wish. (a) Barren parents…


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