by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Che del ciel, che degli dei
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Che del ciel, che degli dei
tu il pensier, l'amor tu sei,
grand'eroe, nel giro angusto
si mostrò di questo dì.
 
Ma cagion di meraviglia
non è già, felice Augusto,
che gli dei chi lor somiglia
custodiscano così.

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This text was added to the website: 2019-11-29
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