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Kronprätendenten

Language: German (Deutsch)

-- "Ich bin der Graf von Réaumur
und hass' euch wie die Schande!
Dient nur dem Celsio für und für,
Ihr Apostatenbande!"

Im Winkel König Fahrenheit
hat still sein Mus gegessen.
-- "Ach Gott, sie war doch schön, die Zeit,
da man nach mir gemessen!"


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


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

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

  • ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , title 1: "Pretender to the Throne", rhymed paraphrase, copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2010-02-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:33
Line count: 8
Word count: 44

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