Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the...
Language: English after the Persian (Farsi)
Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the Bough,
A Flask of Wine, a Book of Verse -- and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness --
And Wilderness is Paradise enow.
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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)
Set in a modified version by Liza Lehmann, Powell Weaver, Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir, Richard Layton Kent, James Hotchkiss Rogers.
Settings in other languages:
- Also set in English, a translation by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883) , no title, from The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Third Edition, no. 12, from The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Fourth Edition, no. 12, published 1872 ITA FRE FRE by Liza Lehmann, Powell Weaver, Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir, Richard Layton Kent, James Hotchkiss Rogers.
- Also set in French (Français), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown ENG by Francisco Mignone.
- Also set in French (Français), a translation by Franz Toussaint (1879 - 1955) , no title, from Robaiyat, no. 72, published 1924 ENG by Carmen Brouard.
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