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Kung Carl, den unga hjelte,
han stod i rök och dam.

Esais Tegnér, 1818

King Charles, the conquering boy,
Stood up in dust and smoke
Is dedicated there.

J.E.D.Bethune, 1848

King Carl, the youthful hero,

Her victory-banner there.

CHW, 1998


     

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Published in Looking Eastward: Modern Poetry in Translation No 21, King's College London, 2003

a new translation of tegnér's poem: into chinese

cxii 1       cxii 2       cxii 3
c xii & the critical backlash
esaias tegner & charles xii
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