Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

720: From the Juniper Tree

      700-749 Other Tales of the Supernatural

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The boy's bones transformed into a bird. The bird lets the millstone fall on the mother. Becomes boy again. I. The Murder. (a) The little boy is slain by his cruel stepmother, who closes the lid of a chest on him. (b) She cooks him and serves him to…

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm ???? Germany English The almond tree

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