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510: Cinderella and Cap o' Rushes

ATU > 300-749: TALES OF MAGIC > 500-559: Supernatural Helpers > 510: Cinderella and Cap o' Rushes


I. The Persecuted Heroine. (a) The heroine is abused by her stepmother and stepsisters and (a1) stays on the hearth or in the ashes and, (a2) is dressed in rough clothing - cap of rushes, wooden cloak, etc., (b) flees in disguise from her father who…


510A. Persecuted Heroine

The two stepsisters. The stepdaughter at the grave of her own mother, who helps her (milks the cow, shakes the apple-tree, helps the old man; cf. Type 480). Three fold visit to church (dance). Slipper test. See analysis: I a; II a, b; III a; IV a; V.

510B. Unnatural Love

Present of the father who wants to marry his own daughter. The maiden as servant of the prince, who throws various objects at her. The three-fold visit to the church and the forgotten shoe. Marriage. Cf. Type 451. See analysis: I b, III a; IV (a), b;…


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Text titleATULanguageAuthorOriginPublication Date
Kari Trestakk510ANorwegianAsbjørnsen & MoeNorway_
Aschenputtel510AGermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812
Allerleirauh510BGermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812
Die wahre Braut510GermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812
Prinzessin Mäusehaut510BGermanJacob & Wilhelm GrimmGermany1812
Чернушка510ARussianАлександр АфанасьевRussia1855
Баба-яга313H,510A,480RussianАлександр АфанасьевRussia1855
Золотой башмачок510ARussianАлександр АфанасьевRussia1855
A gata borralheira510APortugueseConsiglieri PedrosoPortugal_
La picuredda510SicilianGiuseppe PitrèItaly1870
Pilusedda510SicilianGiuseppe PitrèItaly1870
Gràttula-beddàttula510A,480SicilianGiuseppe PitrèItaly1870
Donkey Skin510BEnglishAndrew LangFrance1900
The Dirty Shepherdess510EnglishAndrew LangFrance1892
The Wonderful Birch510AEnglishAndrew LangRussia1890
Kari Woodengown510AEnglishAndrew LangNorway1890
The Bones Of Djulung510AEnglishAndrew LangIndonesia1910
The Green Knight510EnglishAndrew LangDenmark1907
The Bear510BEnglishAndrew Lang_1900
Finette Cendron327B,510AFrenchMadame d'AulnoyFrance_
Cendrillon ou La Petite Pantoufle de Verre510AFrenchCharles PerraultFrance1697
La ventafochs510ACatalanFrancesc Maspons LabrósSpain1871
O třech sestrách510ACzechBožena NěmcováCzech Republic1845
La Rosina nel forno510ItalianItalo CalvinoItaly1956
Maria and the Golden Slipper510AEnglishDean S. FanslerPhilippines1921
Пепељуга510ASerbianВук Стефановић КараџићSerbia1853
Зла маћеха510ASerbianВук Стефановић КараџићSerbia1853
Maria di Legno510ItalianItalo CalvinoItaly1956
Peau d'Âne510BFrenchCharles PerraultFrance1886
O princezně se zlatou hvězdou na čele510BCzechBožena NěmcováCzech Republic1845
La gatta cennerentola510ANeapolitanGiambattista BasileItaly1634
L'Orza510BNeapolitanGiambattista BasileItaly1634

External Examples

Aassepoester 510A Netherlands 2002 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
All-Kinds-Of-Fur 510B German Internet Archive
Allerleiraugh, or the Many-Furred Creature 510B German Internet Archive
Aschepoetster 510A Netherlands 1889 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Ashey-Pelt 510B British Internet Archive
Ashpitel 510A British Internet Archive
Asschepoester 510 Netherlands 1896 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Assepoester 510A Netherlands 1991 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Assepoester 510A Netherlands 2000 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Assepoester 510A Netherlands 2009 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Assepoester 510A Netherlands 1968 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Assepoester 510A Netherlands 1972 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Benizara and Kakezara 510A Japanesse Internet Archive
Black Yow 510B British Internet Archive
Broken Pitcher 510A British Internet Archive
Cap o' Rushes 510B British Internet Archive
Cap o' Rushes 510B English Internet Archive
Catskin 2 the Princess and the Golden Cow 510B British Internet Archive
Cinder-Maid 510A European Internet Archive
Cinderella 510 Chinese Internet Archive
Cinderella 510A French Internet Archive
Cinderella 510A French Internet Archive
Cinderella 510A German Internet Archive
Cinderella 510A Greek Internet Archive
Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper 510A French Internet Archive
Dear as Salt 510 Italian Internet Archive
Fair, Brown, and Trembling 510A Irish Internet Archive
Girl who went through Fire, Water, and the Golden Gate 510 British Internet Archive
Girl whose Father wanted to marry her 510B Greek Internet Archive
Golden Box 510B Armenian Internet Archive
Golden Slipper 510A Russian Internet Archive
Grey Castle 510B British Internet Archive
Katie Woodencloak 510A Norse Internet Archive
Little Cinder-Girl 510A British Internet Archive
Little Red Fish and the Clog of Gold 510A Arab Internet Archive
Little Stick Figure 510B Chilean Internet Archive
Maria Cinderella 510A Chilean Internet Archive
Mossycoat 510B British Internet Archive
Mossycoat 510B English Internet Archive
Princess in the Suit of Leather 510B Arab Internet Archive
Rashie-Coat 510B British Internet Archive
Rashin Coatie 510B British Internet Archive
Red Calf 510B British Internet Archive
Rosina in the Oven 510A Italian Internet Archive
Tattercoats 510B British Internet Archive
Tattercoats 510B English Internet Archive
Teja and Teji 510 Indian Internet Archive
The She Donkey' s Skin 510B French Internet Archive
True Bride 510 German Internet Archive
Van Asschekladdeken 510A Netherlands 1889 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Van den koning en van Jenne, zijn zoet liefken 510A Netherlands 1889 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Vuilpoesje 510B Netherlands 1970 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Vuilvelleken 510A Netherlands 1889 Nederlandse VolksverhalenBank
Wooden Maria 510B Italian Internet Archive

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