Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

581: The Magic Object and the Trolls

      560-649 Magic Objects

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

Cf. Types 303, 513. I. Magic Objects Acquired. Two brothers wander immediately after birth [T585] and part at a cross-roads [N772]. The first brother meets three old women with only one eye. He takes it [K333.2] and gives it back in exchange for an…

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