possibly by Johanna Kinkel, née Mockel (1810 - 1858)

Vom Grossvater
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Sehr freut uns dein Besuch,
Du lieber Grosspapa!
Zeig' uns das Bilderbuch,
Denn du versprachst es ja.
Wir wollen still genug dir zuhören.


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 (Sharon Krebs) , "About Grandfather", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2009-12-21
Line count: 5
Word count: 23