Comparing Grimm Brothers Original Fairy Tales, Cinderella And Snow White

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Fairy tales are most known as children’s story, fantasies, or bedtime story. However, the origin of fairy tales’ intended audience was not small children, but rather scholars and young adults, who would presumably be less horrified by stories that contain violent, unpleasant fate, and a wicked stepmother. This study explores Grimm Brothers’ original version fairy tales, Cinderella (“Aschenputtel”) and Snow White (“Sneewittchen”), and there nowadays popular adaptation, Disney’s version in order to find the differences between them. Furthermore, this study also provides the information about Grimms’ original fairy tales as “warning tales” to children, about the messages which is intended to build a good moral, and to describe what would happen

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