by Antonio Maria Luchini (c1690 - 1730?)

Se si nasconde
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Se si nasconde  
tra verdi fronde
benché bambina
serpe insidiosa,
men velenosa
ella non è.

Nel pargoletto
tuo dolce oggetto
di quella serpe
temer si de'.


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) , "If amidst green fronds", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-05-21
Line count: 10
Word count: 26