Rumpelstiltskin

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Rumpelstiltskin

stamps ground in rage over lass’s discovery of his name. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Rumpelstiltskin]
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Rumpelstiltskin

homunculus spins gold in exchange for lass’s first child. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Grimm, 196]

Rumpelstiltskin

his name overheard by queen’s messenger, allowing spell to be broken. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Grimm, 19]

Rumpelstiltskin

dwarf who spun gold from straw to help imprisoned girl. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Rumpelstiltskin]
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Familiar tales featured include Rapunzel and Rumpelstilzchen, while others like Old Rinkrank and The Little Sea Hare are less well known.
Rumpelstilzchen, the Michael Musto of Berlin, in a weekly news column from 1919 to 1932 kept track of all the fads, fashions, and celebrity quirks that were to be found in the back alleys and bedrooms.
To know the name of a daemon is to acquire power over him (|ei wie gut dass niemand weiss, dass ich Rumpelstilzchen heiss'); the exhaustive enumeration, or if that is impossible the summarising, of all his names is therefore necessary for the prayer to take effect.
The collection includes many characters from the famous stories including Rapunzel and Rumpelstilzchen.