Source Information
Grimm Fairy Tales

German texts are taken from the 1857 edition of Kinder- und Hausmärchen.

English translations are by Margaret Hunt from Grimm's Household Tales (London: G. Bell, 1884)


Paragraph divisions and punctutation have been modernized.

Editions used come principally from collections in the following libraries: Virginia Commonwealth University, the University of Virginia and the University of Illinois. The on-line dictionary is a service of the Technische Universität Chemnitz.

19th-Century German Stories

© 1994-1999 Robert Godwin-Jones
Virginia Commonwealth University