Now the peak of summer's past, the sky is overcast [ ... ]
Confirmed with Poems of C. Day Lewis 1925-1972, chosen with an Introduction by Ian Parsons, Jonathan Cape Limited, London, 1977, page 142.
- by Cecil Day Lewis (1904 - 1972), "Hornpipe", first published 1940, copyright © [author's text checked 1 time 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 Francis George Scott (1880 - 1958), "Hornpipe", 1949. [medium voice and piano] [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
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