Pinocchio

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Pinocchio:

see Collodi, CarloCollodi, Carlo
, pseud. of Carlo Lorenzini
, 1826–90, Italian author. A prolific journalist, he also wrote didactic tales for children, the most famous of which is Pinocchio: The Story of a Puppet.
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Pinocchio

wooden nose lengthens when he lies. [Ital. Lit.: Pinocchio]
See: Deceit

Pinocchio

wooden boy’s nose grows longer with every lie. [Ital. Lit.: Pinocchio;]
See: Nose

Pinocchio

changed from mischievous puppet to loving boy. [Ital. Lit.: Pinocchio]
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Collodi's The Adventures of Pinocchio (1883), a novel considered canonical in the post-unification nation-building literature, begins with a speaking piece of wood found in the workshop of a carpenter known as Master Ciliegia.
Ah, but the huge monastery was lonely until a small library of Snow White, The Adventures of Pinocchio, The Frog Prince,* Beauty and the Beast*, and other fairy tales -- all translated into Tibetan -- appeared in the abbot's storeroom and suddenly the world grew warmer and ever so much larger.
Pinocchio by Philippe Boesmans is based on French writer and director Joel Pommerat's play from 2009, which was inspired by Carlo Collodi's Adventures of Pinocchio.
The story is based on The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi.
. FRI MARCH 25 THE CURIOUS ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO Arc, Stockton, 11.30am, 2.30pm, PS6, 01642 525199 arconline.co.uk .
animal Brought to life in 1883 in The Adventures of Pinocchio by the Italian writer Carlo Collodi.
The kids were really entertained especially because of o[umlaut]The Adventures of Pinocchio' which was staged at the mall.
Highlights of the program are "Le avventure di Pinocchio" (The Adventures of Pinocchio), a shortened version of the 1972 TV mini series of the same name directed by Luigi Comencini, and "Per grazia ricevuta" (Between Miracles), Manfredi's directorial debut, for which he won the Prix de la premiere oeuvre at the 1971 Cannes Film Festival.
A darkly magical folk story, written by the composer and librettist of Opera North's hugely successful The Adventures of Pinocchio, Swanhunter is a celebration of the power of song, designed specifically for a family audience - for adults just as much as for children.
When Swash was seven, he made his first TV appearance in an Andrex advertisement, and at the age of 11 he was cast in the movie The Adventures of Pinocchio, with Dawn French and Griff Rhys Jones.
Her publications and translations include The Tale of Tales, or Entertainment for Little Ones (2007), The Adventures of Pinocchio (2002), From Court to Forest: Giambattista Basile's "Lo cunto de li cunti" and the Birth of the Literary Fairy Tale (1999), and Out of the Woods: The Origins of the Literary Fairy Tale in Italy and France (1997).
THE NEW MAGICAL ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO THE PAVILION, GLASGOW NOVEMBER 27 TO JANUARY 19 TICKETS FROM PS17.50 TO PS22.50 BOX OFFICE: 0141 332 1846 WWW.PAVILIONPANTO.COM Pavilion favourite Dean Park leads the cast of Pinocchio as the impoverished woodcarver Geppetto, who creates the puppet with a mind of his own - and a tendency to tell tall tales.