Rumpelstiltskin

by Paul Galdone

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | April 23, 1990 | Trade Paperback

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Paul Galdone''s masterful storytelling brings new life to this familiar high-stakes tale of a mysterious little man who makes a devastating deal with the miller''s daughter. Sold to a king who expects her to spin straw into gold, she promises Rumpelstilstkin the most valuable thing of all in exchange for his help, and she must outwit him when he comes to claim his due.

Children will delight in the illustrations, replete with details and rich colors. This new addition to the Folk Tale Classics series is an outstanding addition to any fairy tale collection.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 11.25 × 8.81 × 0.13 in

Published: April 23, 1990

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0395525993

ISBN - 13: 9780395525999

Found in: Fairy Tales, Fairy Tales
Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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Rumpelstiltskin

by Paul Galdone

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 11.25 × 8.81 × 0.13 in

Published: April 23, 1990

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0395525993

ISBN - 13: 9780395525999

From the Publisher

Paul Galdone''s masterful storytelling brings new life to this familiar high-stakes tale of a mysterious little man who makes a devastating deal with the miller''s daughter. Sold to a king who expects her to spin straw into gold, she promises Rumpelstilstkin the most valuable thing of all in exchange for his help, and she must outwit him when he comes to claim his due.

Children will delight in the illustrations, replete with details and rich colors. This new addition to the Folk Tale Classics series is an outstanding addition to any fairy tale collection.

About the Author

Paul Galdone was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1928. After finishing his studies at the Art Student League and the New York School of Industrial Design, Mr. Galdone worked in the art department of a major publishing house. There he was introduced to the process of bookmaking, an activity that was soon to become his lifelong career. Before his death in 1986, Mr. Galdone illustrated almost three hundred books, many of which he himself wrote or retold. He is fondly remembered for his contemporary style, bright earthy humor, and action-filled illustrations, which will continue to delight for generations to come.

From Our Editors

With beautiful, four-color illustrations, this traditional story tells of theinherent affirmation and importance of one's name

Editorial Reviews

"It''s like hearing a brand-new story in the master''s words and vivid scenes." Publishers Weekly

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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