Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

410: The Sleeping Beauty

      400-424 Wife

            400-459 Supernatural or Enchanted Wife (Husband) or Other Relative

                  300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The king's daughter falls into a magic sleep. A prince breaks through the hedge surrounding the castle and disenchants the maiden. I. The Wished-for Child. A frog announces the birth of the much desired daughter of the king. II. The Fairies' Gifts.…

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Giambattista Basile ???? Italy English Sun, Moon, and Talia
Giambattista Basile / Richard Burton 1893 Italy English The Young Slave
Charles Perrault / A. E. Johnson ???? France English The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English Sleeping Beauty (Little Briar Rose)
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English The glass coffin
Giuseppe Pitrè 1870 Italy Sicilian Suli, Perna e Anna

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