The emphasis on oral tradition often obscures the older, written versions of the tale types. Chapter J was likewise originally three chapters — Wisdom, Cleverness, Foolishness. Die ost- und westpreussischen Märchen und Schwänke nach Typen geordnet Veröffentlichungen des volkskundlichen Archivs der pädagogischen Akademie Elbing I. Here also appears the reference to The Types of the Folk-Tale. Oriental Affinities of the Legend of the Hairy Anchorite. For all records since 1978, search the records. Tests of prowess: tasks H900 0—H999.
As a result of beastly intrigues, the lion had the wolf killed and flayed. Ethnographical survey of the Miskito and Sumu Indians of Honduras and Nicaragua. Register til Norsk Folkeminnelags skrifter Nr. Sagn og Fortællinger fra Angmagsalik Meddelelser om Grønland X 237 ff. Die Sage vom Fliegenden Holländer Meereskunde, Bd. A fox played dead by the side of the road, and a man with a load of fish picked him up, praising his luck for the beautiful pelt.
In K, on the contrary, primary importance is given to action. Childers's Motif Index of the Cuentos of Juan Timoneda helps fill out this part of the index. In the future should other small classifications seem desirable, they can easily be added as new parts of Chapter Z. The Origins and Sources of the Court of Love. And folktales are arranged in international folktale cataloges by their allotted numbers with titles added and summaries of the types of tales descriptions.
Aus Dichtung und Saga ed. Again, as in Chapter C, the index may involve incidents based on certain principles of conduct e. A Classification of the Folktales of the West Indies by Types and Motifs. Skattsägner, en studie i jämförande folkminnesforskning. Finally, I have been extremely fortunate in having gifted and willing research assistants whose work has gone far beyond the line of duty — Jonas Balys 1948—52 and Remedios Wycoco Moore 1952—54. No attempt has been made to determine the psychological basis of various motifs or their structural value in narrative art, for though such considerations have value, they are not, I think, of much practical help toward the orderly arrangement of the stories and myths of a people.
The foundation of this part of the index has been the very learned works of Wesselski on Hodscha Nasreddin, Bebel, Arlotto, and others, and of Bolte in his editions of Frey's Gartengesellschaft, Montanus' Schwankbücher, and similar collections. MacDougall, James, and Calder, George. Thus at the beginnings of many grand divisions are listed items from other places that might also be expected at that point, or that for one reason or another are of special interest there. Norróne Skrifter af Sagnhistorisk Indhold. The present problem of classification is analogous to that of the books in a great library.
The Mythology of all Races, 14 volumes. The names given are typical, but usage varies; the same tale type number may be referred to by its central motif or by one of the variant folktales of that type, which can also vary, especially when used in different countries and cultures. Other aspects of wisdom J1100—J1699. Kinds of magic objects D1300—D1599. Verifying and completing the bibliographical references.
Remedios Wycoco Moore in her unpublished Ph. The Italian novella in prose has been well indexed for motifs by D. Albert Wesselski of Prague, and by Dr. Some indication of the works from which the largest number of motifs have been gathered may be of interest: Bolte and Polívka's — comprehensive for folktales of European, Near Eastern, and Indic tradition. Many have been omitted, particularly those whose only point is obscenity or those depending on some play upon words that cannot be carried over to another language.
This work is in the in the United States because it was within the United States or the United Nations Headquarters in New York subject to Section 7 of the before 1964, and copyright was not renewed. When I excerpted the second half of the work, I realized the magnitude of this kindness so freely given. Aarne and Thompson devised a catalogue classification system of the types of international folktales. Die Brünhildsage in Russland Palaestra No. Atlantis: Volksdichtung und Volksmärchen Afrikas.