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Am Himmel ist kein Stern

Language: German (Deutsch)

Am Himmel ist kein Stern,
  Den ich dem Freund nicht gönnte
  Mein Herz gäb' ich ihm gern,
  Wenn ich's heraus thun könnte.

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Confirmed with Friedrich Rückert's gesammelte Poetische Werke, Erster Band, J. D. Sauerländer's Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, 1882, page 569. Appears in Drittes Buch: Liebesfrühling, Fünfter Strauß. Wiedergewonnen. In other editions, the poem appears in different locations.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2019-07-03 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-07-03 11:27:59

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