The article claimed: The original source for the tale is likely Ancilotto, King of Provino, by Giovanni Francesco Straparola. The reference given was: Jack Zipes, The Great Fairy Tale Tradition: From Straparola and Basile to the Brothers Grimm , p 220, ISBN 0-393-97636-X .
Ancilotto, King of Provino: Italian fairy tale included in The Facetious Nights of Straparola. Giovanni Francesco Straparola: Princess Puss in Boots: Italian fairy tale included in The Facetious Nights of Straparola, with the different versions published by Giambattista Basile and then by Charles Perrault. Princess The Princess and the Glass ...
The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird is a Sicilian fairy tale collected by Giuseppe Pitrè, and translated by Thomas Frederick Crane for his Italian Popular Tales. Joseph Jacobs included a reconstruction of the story in his European Folk and Fairy Tales . 
- ATU 707 (The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird; The Bird of Truth; The Three Golden Children; The Three Golden Sons)
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Jan 10, 2021 · Her source for the tale was Ancilotto, King of Provino, by Giovanni Francesco Straparola. The Princess Mayblossom is a French literary fairy tale written by Madame d'Aulnoy in 1697. Andrew Lang included it in The Red Fairy Book .
Fairy tales are stories that range from those or in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales. Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern definition of the fairy tale, as provided by Jens Tismar's monologue in German, is a story that differs "from an oral folk tale", written by "a single identifiable ...
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