500-559 Supernatural Helpers
300-749 TALES OF MAGIC
Cf. Types 301B, 571.
The helpers perform various deeds for the hero at the king's court. See analysis (513, 514): II; III. See also references to Type 513.
See analysis (513, 514): I a, b, c, (d); II; III.
I. The Worker's Secret. A mother reluctantly lets her son know that his father has been a hunter. The son becomes a hunter and is persecuted by a courtier who hated his father. II. The Tasks. The boy is assigned difficult tasks at the courtier's…
|513||Giambattista Basile||????||Italy||English||The Flea|
|513||Giambattista Basile||????||Italy||English||The Booby|
|513||Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt||1884||Germany||English||Six soldiers of fortune|
|513||Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm / Margaret Hunt||1884||Germany||English||The six servants|
|513||Asbjørnsen & Moe / George Dasent||1859||Norway||English||Boots And His Crew|