by Christian Morgenstern (1871 - 1914)
Translation © by Sharon Krebs

Kinder, Tiere, Pflanzen
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Kinder, Tiere, Pflanzen -
da ist die Welt noch im Ganzen.

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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Canon", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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This text was added to the website: 2008-07-31
Line count: 2
Word count: 11

Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Children, animals, plants -
In them the world is still whole.


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This text was added to the website: 2011-05-23
Line count: 2
Word count: 11