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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - The Glass Coffin Summary & Analysis

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The Glass Coffin Summary

A tailor becomes lost in the woods and finds a room where a miniature castle made in great detail is stored in a glass box. Vases full of a bluish vapor line the walls of the room. There is also a glass case where a beautiful maiden lies sleeping. As he looks at her, she opens her eyes and asks him to unbolt the glass case. She tells him she was placed under a curse because she refused to marry a certain man. The maid asks the tailor to help her move the glass box containing the castle to a rock where it will be lifted to ground level. As soon as it is on the ground and the box opened, the castle returns to its proper size. The bottles of bluish vapor are opened and people who were...

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