Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

1000-1029: Labor Contract

1000-1199 TALES OF THE STUPID OGRE (GIANT, DEVIL)
1000-1029 Labor Contract
1000Bargain not to become angry
1001Cutting Wood
1002Dissipation of the ogre's property
1003Plowing
1004Hogs in the mud; sheep in the air
1005Building a bridge . . .
1006Casting eyes
1008Lighting the Road
1009Guarding the Store-room Door
1010Repairing the House
1011Tearing up the Orchard or Vineyard
1012Cleaning the child
1013Bathing or Warming Grandmother/ Ogres Wife Burned in his Own Oven
1014Closing the Door Thight
1015Whetting the Knife
1016Cleaning the Horse
1029The woman as cuckoo in the tree

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