Fable is a literary genre: a succinct fictional story, in prose or verse, that features animals, ... The fable is one of the most enduring forms of folk literature, spread abroad, modern researchers agree, less by literary anthologies than by oral ... The best examples of the fable in India are the Panchatantra and the Jataka tales .


The principal kinds of folktales are fairy tales or wonder tales (Märchen), which are fictitious, ... A classic collection of fairy tales, fables, and poems from 1909.


Myths (Greek) Folktales Fables Legends Fairy Tales Trickster Tales. ... the society Features humans or human-like animals COMMON FOLKTALES: ... Traditional Literature- Fable The characters are usually animals that have human qualities.


Other articles where Folk tale is discussed: folk literature: Folktale: The oral ... oral “folk” material that children have kept alive—folktales and fairy tales; fables, ... described elements of society that had never been treated in the court novels.


Jul 24, 2018 ... Open Directory: Society: Folklore - Literature · Magic Web: Myth ... Links to websites on fairy tales, myths, fables, and legends. Magic Web: Myth ...


Globetrotting folktales were used sometimes to educate and sometimes to .... set from the early 20th century, included classic literature, fables, fairy tales and ...


Children's Literature Association Quarterly ... Picture book versions of folktales should include source notes; the ... Peace Tales: World Folktales to Talk About.


Nov 10, 2013 ... FOLK tales consist of mainly traditional oral narratives which include legends, ... The stories help in showing how society views itself and also ...


The approach could be multimodal, using literature, recordings, drawing and acting. ... 4 Accordingly, folklore spreads from one society to another. ... It is on the fairy tales and animal tales or fables that I intend to place my emphasis, as a ...