Multilingual Folk Tale Database

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

612: The Three Snake-Leaves

      560-649 Magic Objects

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC


612A: The Ungrateful Wife Restored to Life

See analysis of 612. II. (c) The wife is bitten by a snake and dies. III. (a) The man and his wife are separated. (b) The husband becomes an adviser to the king. (c) The wife, who has become a prostitute or dancer, pleases the king and is granted a…


612 Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English The three snake-leaves

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