Pinocchio, spurred on by the hope of finding his father and of being in time to save him, swam all night long.
When poverty shows itself, even mischievous boys understand what it means.
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|Birth:||24th November, 1826|
|Death:||26th October, 1890|
Carlo Lorenzini was an Italian children's writer known for the world-renowned fairy tale novel, The Adventures of Pinocchio. During the Italian wars of Independence in 1848 and 1860 Collodi served as a volunteer with the Tuscan army. His active interest in political matters may be seen in his earliest literary works as well as in the founding of the satirical newspaper Il Lampione. This newspaper was censored by order of the Grand Duke of Tuscany in 1849 but re-emerged in May 1860.
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