Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

610: The Healing Fruit

      560-649 Magic Objects

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The sick princess is offered to the man who can cure her [T681, H346]. An old woman [N825.3] gives healing power to the fruits [D1500.1.5] of the youngest brother [Q2, L13]. After the youngest brother has succeeded (L10] he is given tasks: herding…

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English The griffin

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