This is a collection of 53 Folktales and Fairy Tales From Around the World, each with an illustration and the beginning of the story, along with a link to the rest of the story online. The tales are taken from full-text, illustrated online books found at websites such as Sacred Texts, The Baldwin Project, Project Gutenberg, etc. The images are 200 pixels wide and a maximum of 300 pixels high. You can choose to view a World Tale of the Week, or you can choose to view a Random World Tale (random display every time the page refreshes).
Here's the link for the script and more information:
World Tales Widget Script