The famous kiss in “The Frog King” was added by Edward Taylor when he translated the tale from the Grimms’ German to English. The original German tale told of the spell being broken when the princess threw the frog against a wall in her disgust
Alexandre-Toussaint Limojon de Saint-Didier. The hermetical triumph, or, The victorious philosophical stone : a treatise … concerning the hermetical magistery : translated from the French. To which is added, The ancient war of the knights … : translated from the German (1745)I don’t know about you, but I’m thinking ‘Bag End’.
Goethe had sent Mme de Stael a German version of "Werther", translated her essay "Sur les fictions" and praised her in a letter to Schiller. Still, while Mme de Stael was very eager to meet the author of Werther in Weimar, Goethe seems to have been rather reluctant to meet her.