Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

329: Miss the Magic Mirror

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

A man hides himself three times (in the belly of the fish, etc.). (Sometimes combined with Types 301 or 313.) I. The Task. (a) A princess (devil) assigns her suitors the task of hiding themselves. (b) She has magic windows that give her magic sight.…


Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm ???? Germany English The sea-hare

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