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Fairy Tales, Wonder Tales, et alia.
Is there an English-language version of the first edition available?
github copy of Gutenberg version
The text is based on translations from the Grimms’ Kinder und Hausmarchen by Edgar Taylor and Marian Edwardes.
I make use of Russian Wonder Stories from my MalePropp generator
The Project Gutenberg EBook of Russian Fairy Tales, by W. R. S. Ralston
Stith Thompson: his Life and His Role in Folklore Scholarship (pdf) - 1996 thesis by Nicole Reiss
Motif-index of folk-literature : a classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends. - web version spread out across multiple pages.
Somebody has cleaned this up for a bot @ https://raw.githubusercontent.com/BooDoo/mythologybot/master/motifs.txt