by Vincenzo Grimani (1655? - 1710)
Translation © by Andrew Schneider

Allegrezza, allegrezza
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Allegrezza, allegrezza.  
Claudio giunse d'Anzio al porto,
che del mar ch'il volle assorto
domò Oton l'alta fierezza.


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  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Rejoice, rejoice!", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Rejoice, rejoice!
Language: English  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Rejoice, rejoice!
Claudius has returned to the port of Antium.
Otho has tamed the hubris of the sea
which wanted to sink her emperor.


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This text was added to the website: 2018-05-16
Line count: 4
Word count: 24