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The world lies shattered

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

The world lies shattered
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Translations of title(s):
"Leb wohl, Frau Welt" = "Farewell, Madame World"
"Nun liegt die Welt in Scherben" = "Now the world lies shattered"

1 Fleischer: "Now the"

Authorship

  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2018 by Sharon Krebs


Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962), "Leb wohl, Frau Welt", written 1944, copyright ©
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Gottfried von Einem, Hans Fleischer, Richard Junker, Georg Krietsch, Robert Leukauf, Franz Xaver Zintl. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2018-05-15 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-05-15 21:17:01

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