ATU Tale Type System
 
This is a really interesting system but while it's the standard, it's hardly the only one. Which is bonkers and great. To give you some idea of the cataloger's dream that is folklore, here's a rabbit hole to fall down: http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html Links: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aarne%E2%80%93Thompson_classification_system http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thank_God_It_Wasn%27t_A_Peso http://books.google.com/books?id=mou0tsQ-q2oC&pg=PA70&lpg=PA70&dq=Thank+God+They+Weren%27t+Peaches&source=bl&ots=iE_GcbSEVz&sig=soOTnxNSjQdZoVSG_OOaGO486Ks&hl=en&sa=X&ei=786AVL-WEsKKyASnvYCYCQ&ved=0CD0Q6AEwBw#v=onepage&q=Thank%20God%20They%20Weren%27t%20Peaches&f=false http://books.google.com/books?id=_7zbroD7uVUC&pg=PA911&lpg=PA911&dq=Thank+God+They+Weren%27t+Peaches&source=bl&ots=PRLxOSka5a&sig=ifmJLwkrCNoqmSufm10TngyeExQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=786AVL-WEsKKyASnvYCYCQ&ved=0CDUQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=Thank%20God%20They%20Weren%27t%20Peaches&f=false http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antti_Aarne http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stith_Thompson Don't forget! This month is free so maybe think about donating the money you'd be giving to me to a good cause instead. Thank you so much, Patrons! Kelli