Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

621: The Louse-Skin

      560-649 Magic Objects

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The hero guesses the puzzle and wins the princess. The one she turns to in the night. Cf. Types 425B, 571-574, 559, 850. I. The Louse. (a) The princess has a louse fattened and it becomes as big as a calf. (b) At its death she has a dress made from…

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