In "Little Red Riding Hood," a young girl and her grandmother are attacked by a wolf, seen in this 1870s illustration by Alfred L. Sewell. In the NRA version, Red wards off the wolf with a rifle. Buyenlarge via Getty Images hide caption

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Today's Fairy Tales Started Out (Even More) Dark And Harrowing

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Improbably, a girl finds strawberries in the snow to feed her stepmother in The Three Little Men in the Woods. Arthur Rackham, Little Brother and Little Sister and other Tales by the Brothers Grimm hide caption

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Arthur Rackham, Little Brother and Little Sister and other Tales by the Brothers Grimm