Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

333: Little Red Riding Hood

      300-399 Supernatural Adversaries

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

The wolf or other monster devours human beings until all of them are rescued alive from his belly. Cf. Types 123, 2027, 2028.
I. Wolf's Feast. (a) By masking as mother or grandmother the wolf deceives and devours (b) a little girl (Red Riding Hood)…

Examples

AuthorYearCountryLanguageTitle
Charles Perrault / Andrew Lang 1889 France English Little Red Riding Hood

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