Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

310: Rapunzel

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

Rapunzel. The hair ladder for the witch. The prince is blinded. I. Promise of Child. To appease a witch whom he has offended, a man promises her his child when it is born. II. The Hair Ladder. (a) The girl is imprisoned in a windowless tower which…


Giambattista Basile ???? Italy English Parsley
Giambattista Basile ???? Italy English The Dove
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English Rapunzel
Giuseppe Pitrè 1870 Italy Sicilian La vecchia di l'ortu

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