The Polar Bear is unaware Of cold that cuts me through: For why? He has a coat of hair. I wish I had one too!
- by (Joseph) Hilaire Belloc (1870 - 1953), "The polar bear", appears in The Bad Child's Book of Beasts, first published 1896 [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 Jean Berger, né Arthur Schloßberg (1909 - 2002), "The polar bear", published <<1968 [SA chorus and piano], from A Child's Book of Beasts [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
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This text was added to the website: 2009-01-16
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