Table of Contents for Cinderella


Preface v
Acknowledgments vi
Tales 1
Introduction to the Tales 3
Rhodopis: A Cinderella in Ancient Egypt? 5
Yeh-hsien (China) 6
Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper (France) 9
Peu d'Anisso (France) 16
Aschenputtel (Germany) 20
Allerleirauh, or the Many-furred Creature (Germany) 27
Little One-eye, Little Two-eyes, and Little Three-eyes (Germany) 32
Cap o'Rushes (England) 40
Billy Beg and the Bull (Ireland) 44
Fair, Brown, and Trembling (Ireland) 53
Hearth Cat (Portugal) 61
Katie Woodencloak (Norway) 65
The Wonderful Birch (Finland) 75
The Story of Mjadveig, Daughter of Mani (Iceland) 81
Little Rag Girl (Republic of Georgia) 88
Vasilisa the Beautiful (Russia) 92
The Little Red Fish and the Clog of Gold (Iraq) 104
Nomi and the Magic Fish (Africa) 111
How the Cowherd Found a Bride (India) 114
The Invisible One (Native American: Micmac) 119
Poor Turkey Girl (Native American: Zu-i) 122
Ashpet (United States: Appalachia) 128
Benizara and Kakezara (Japan) 134: