1] First published in a Plymouth newspaper (1838). It had been copied into a journal letter to George Keats on April 30, 1819.
13] wards: parts of a lock.
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: John Keats, Lamia, Isabella, The Eve of St. Agnes, and Other Poems (1820). Facs. edn.: Scolar Press, 1970. PR 4830 E20AB Fisher Rare Book Library (Toronto).
First publication date: 1848
RPO poem editor: J. R. MacGillivray
RP edition: 3RP 2.647.
Recent editing: 4:2001/12/28
Composition date note: April 19, 1819
Form: English Sonnet (variant)
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