Rumpelstiltskin

Illustration from Andrew Lang's The Blue Fairy Book (1889)
Illustration from Andrew Lang's The Blue Fairy Book (1889)

Historical Context

Rumpelstiltskin is a fairytale of European origin mostly famously included in The Brother's Grimm collection "Household Tales" in 1812.

Its age is unknown but is though to date to least the sixteenth century.

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Author(s): Wilhelm Grimm and Jacob Grimm

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