Pigalle: A neon rose In a champagne bottle. At dawn The petals Fall.
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- by (James Mercer) Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967), "Montmartre", appears in Fields of Wonder, in Border Line, no. 13 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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- by Robert Owens (1925 - 2017), "Montmartre", op. 24 no. 13, published 1970 [ baritone and piano ], from Border Line, no. 13 [sung text not yet checked]
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- GER German (Deutsch) (Paridam von dem Knesebeck) (Eva Hesse) , "Montmartre", appears in Mein dunklen Hände. Moderne Negerlyrik in Original und Nachdichtung, copyright ©
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