Joseph Jacobs (29 August 1854 – 30 January 1916) was an Australian historian. literary critic, folklorist and writer of English folklore, which was collected and published by him. His works are well-known by the version of such popular fairy tales as “Jack and the Beanstalk”, “The three Little Pig” and other. “The Ass, the Table, and the Stick” is a fairy tale from “English fairy tales” collected by Joseph Jacobs and published in 1890. This story about a young lad named Jack who was so unhappy at home till his father was ill. So, He decides to run away and seek his fate. Let's read this fascination story and find out the results of Jack's adventure.