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Venha, ó Sofredor, Venha Agora

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

Translator: Werner Kaschel

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Text Information

First Line: Venha, ó sofredor, venha agora
Title: Venha, ó Sofredor, Venha Agora
English Title: Come, Ye Desconsolate, Where'er Ye Languish
Translator: Werner Kaschel (1990)
Author: Thomas Moore (1816)
Meter: 11.10.11.10
Language: Portuguese
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: Copyright translation 1990 JUERP. All rights reserved.



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