Questions tagged [carlo-collodi]

Questions related to the Italian author Carlo Collodi (Carlo Lorenzini, 1826 – 1890) and his works. Carlo is best known as the author of The Adventures of Pinnichio, from which the iconic puppet originated.

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Why does Pinocchio's nose grow?

In chapter 3 of The Adventures of Pinocchio, Geppetto shapes the piece of wood Mastro Cherry had given him into a marionette. When he creates the nose, it starts growing uncontrollably: After the ...