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Tune for an elephant

Elio Vittorini

Tune for an elephant

by Elio Vittorini

  • 113 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as "Il Sempione strizza I"occhio al Frejus". Bompiani, 1946.

Statementtranslated from the Italian by Eric Mosbacher.
The Physical Object
Pagination98p.,21cm
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19101506M

  The heartbreaking tune, sung while Jumbo the elephant uses her trunk to rock baby Dumbo through the bars of her cage, was nominated for an .   Aristotle characterized the elephant as “the beast which passeth all others in wit and mind” and the animal has long figured in cultural artifacts, even on continents it has never inhabited. Now Elephant provides an engaging look at the elephant’s long legacy. The image of the elephant can be found throughout world cultures as a symbol of intelligence, strength, and loyalty.

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