Irám indeed is gone with all his Rose And Jamshýd's Sev'n-ring'd Cup where no one knows, But still a Ruby [gushes from the Vine]1, And many a Garden by the water blows.
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1 Lehmann: "kindles in the Vine"
- by Edward Fitzgerald (1809 - 1883), no title, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Second Edition, no. 5, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Third Edition, no. 5, appears in The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Fourth Edition, no. 5, first published 1868 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
- a text in Persian (Farsi) by Hakim Omar Khayyám (c1048 - c1122) [text unavailable]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Granville Ransome Bantock, Sir (1868 - 1946), "Irám indeed is gone with all his Rose", published 1906 [ soli, chorus, and orchestra ], from Omar Khayyám, Part I, no. 5, Leipzig, Breitkopf & Härtel [sung text not yet checked]
- by Liza Lehmann (1862 - 1918), "Irám indeed is gone with all his Rose", 1896 [ tenor, piano ], from In a Persian Garden, no. 4 [sung text checked 1 time]
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