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7:48 pm, Aug 7 2009
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I'm looking for anything that might have something to do with: fairytales, myths, legends, fables, etc...

Could someone please help me? Thanks so much~

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Dante's Divine Comedy?

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Ludwig Kakumei and Grimms Manga come to mind.

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9:38 pm, Aug 7 2009
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Mushishi and Japan Tengu Party Illustrated

The anime Mononoke and Hakaba Kitaro. (Kitaro was based on a manga but I've never found a translation anywhere..)

Also - I've always thought of Berserk as a fairytale. You need a reasonably strong stomach and a bit of patience/boredom to get through the first few volumes, but it definitely has the most beautifully drawn strange creatures I've seen.
But then I always liked the really bleak stories as a kid, where the more you used your imagination the more messed up the story emerged.

I can't think of any more at the moment..

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1001 Nights (based on Arabian Nights)
Pretear (based on Snow White)
Cinderella Fella

You might find a few things in this Alice in Wonderland thread.

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The Snow Queen
Reverie of the Red Shoes
Both based on fairytales by Hans Christian Andersen.

More suggestions are in this thread about Snow White.

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i totally second Ludwig Kakumei, that endorces several fairytales and is a laugh a mile. ^^
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2:32 am, Aug 8 2009
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Theses should be helpful (lots of suggestions):

Mythology and folklore, religious/tribal beliefs and practises
Fairy tales
Mythology themes
something likes of Legend of Nereid

I also add Shiniden, inspired by Chinese mythology.

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Akazukin to Yasashii Ookami

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Fairy Cube celtic myths
Shin Angyo Onshi korean folklore


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