Many a beauteous flower doth spring From the tears that flood my eyes, And the nightingale doth sing In the burthen of my sighs. If, O child, thou lovest me, Take these flowerets fair and frail, And my soul shall waft to thee Love songs of the nightingale.
Song Cycle by Elizabeth R. Mitchell
2. Many a beauteous flower  [sung text not yet checked]
- by Eugene Field (1850 - 1895), "Love Song -- Heine" [an adaptation] [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
- a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 22
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