Son fresca e son bella cicoria novella. Mangiatemi presto, coglietemi su. Se resto nel prato, radicchio invecchiato, nessuno si degna raccogliermi più.
- by Carlo Goldoni (1707 - 1793), appears in Il filosofo di campagna [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Baldassare Galuppi (1706 - 1785), "Son fresca e son bella", 1754, first performed 1754. [strings and soprano voice] [ sung text checked 1 time]
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