Among his most famous characters is Cipollino, who fights for his fellow vegetable friends against the fruit royalty (Prince Lemon and Tomato). His most popular books were Il libro delle filastrocche (1951), Il romanzo di Cipollino (1951), La freccia azzurra (1953), Gelsomino nel paese dei bugiardi (1958), Filastrocche in cielo e in terra (1960), Favole al telefono (1962), La torta in cielo (1966), and many others.
The poem "Il vestito di Arlecchino" was made into a song, music composed by Roberto Fasciano. In the video, costumes and masks of Harlequin, Columbine, Pantalone, Pulcinella, Brighella, Balanzone.
The video is a creation RobertoFasciano [You Tube channel: RobertoFasciano].