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Parte il piè

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Parte il piè, ma resta il core 
Prigionier del tuo bel crin 
[Sù]1 quei labbri lascivetti, 
[In]2 quegli occhi amorosetti, 
[Splende]3 ò bella il mio destin. 
Parte il piè, ma resta il core 
Prigionier del tuo bel crin.

Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Carlo Maderni, Sardanapalo: Drama per Musica, Venezia: Presso Francesco Nicolini, 1679, page 51.

1 Freschi manuscript: "di"
2 Freschi manuscript: "di"
3 Freschi manuscript: "pende"

Submitted by Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Garrett Medlock) , "The foot departs", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2019-01-04.
Last modified: 2019-01-05 21:41:18
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