© by (James Mercer) Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967)
Translation © by Paridam von dem Knesebeck and by Eva Hesse (b. 1925)

Die Schnecke
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the English 
Kleine Schnecke
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Confirmed with Mein dunklen Hände. Moderne Negerlyrik in Original und Nachdichtung, herausgegeben und übertragen von Eva Hesse und Paridam von dem Knesebeck, München: Nymphenburger Verlag, 1953, page 61.


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