by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Lusinghe più care
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Lusinghe più care
d'Amor veri dardi
Vezzose volate
sul labbro, nei guardi,
e tutta involate
l'altrui libertà.

Gelosi sospetti,
diletti con pene;
fra gioie e tormenti
momenti di spene,
voi l'armi farete
di vaga beltà.


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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Sweetest flattery", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Nathan Haskell Dole)

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-04-08
Line count: 12
Word count: 35