Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

366: The Golden Arm

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

A man steals the heart, (liver, stomach, clothing) of one who has been hanged [E235.4, E236.1]. Gives it to his wife to eat. The ghost comes to claim his property and carries off the man.


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