by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Scrivo in te l' amato nome
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): GER
Scrivo in te l' amato nome
  Di colei, per cui mi moro,
  Caro al Sol felice alloro,
  Come Amor l' impresse in me.
Qual tu serbi ogni tua fronda, 
  Serbi Clori a me costanza:
  Ma non sia la mia speranza
  Infeconda al par di te.

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Confirmed with Poesie del Signor Abbate Pietro Metastasio. Poeta e Bibliotecario Cesareo, Tomo Sesto. Londra, 1774, page 349.


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  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator] , Bertram Kottmann

This text was added to the website: 2020-02-17
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Word count: 45