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- by Ida Goldschmidt, née Livingston (1863 - 1933)
- a text in English by William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616), no title, appears in As You Like It, Act V, Scene 3
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by Roger Quilter (1877 - 1953), "Es war ein Knabe und sein Liebe", published 1924 [voice and piano], from Englische Lyrik, Fünf Lieder mit Klavierbegleitung, no. 5, Schott
Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist [an adaptation] FIN FRE ; composed by Johann Herbeck, Friedrich Silcher.
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767 - 1845) , "Lied" FIN FRE ; composed by Ludwig Berger, Jan Karol Gall.
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