O'er Handel's tomb (James Nares)
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Title: O'er Handel's tomb
Composer: James Nares
First published: 1775
Original text and translations
O'er Handel's tomb Apollo wept,
The bard in laurel'd honours slept;
Then, through the element of air,
The God was heard his will declare:
Though turned to dust, my Handel's name
Shall ever fill the trump of Fame.