1] A. B. Grosart, the nineteenth-century editor, printed this sonnet as the concluding poem (No. cx) of the Stella cycle. But his attribution is debatable. It does not appear in any of the 1591 quartos of Astrophel and Stella.
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Original text: Sir Philip Sidney, The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia, 3rd edn. (R. Field for W. Ponsonbie, 1598). STC 22541. Facs. edn. Delma: Scholars' Facsimiles and Reprints, 1983. PR 2342 A5 1983.
First publication date: 1591
RPO poem editor: F. D. Hoeniger
RP edition: 3RP 1:124.
Recent editing: 2:2002/4/11
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