Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

709: Snow White

      700-749 Other Tales of the Supernatural

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The wicked stepmother seeks to kill the maiden. At the dwarfs' (robbers') house, where the prince finds the maiden and marries her. I. Snow-White and her Stepmother. (a) Snow-White has skin like snow, and lips like blood. (b) A magic mirror tells her…

Variants

709A: The Stork's Daughter

I. The Abandoned Child. A baby girl is abandoned [S301] by her parents in the fields or forest [S143] and reared by two storks [S352]. They leave her safely in a tree, but her fire goes out. She goes in search of fire and is given some by an ogress,…

Examples

ATUAuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
709,410 Giambattista Basile / Richard Burton 1893 Italy English The Young Slave
709 Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt 1884 Germany English Little Snow White
709 Aleksandr Pushkin ???? Russia English Tale of the dead princessand the seven knights
709 Giuseppe Pitrè / Thomas Frederick Crane 1885 Italy English The Stepmother
709 Giuseppe Pitrè 1870 Italy Sicilian La 'Nfanti Margarita
709 Adolfo Coelho / Maarten Janssen 2014 Portugal English The Enchanted Shoes
709 Consiglieri Pedroso 1910 Portugal Portuguese A rainha orgulhosa

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