1] A version varying in the number of stanzas is to be found in a song book of 1667.
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: A Collection of Poems ... upon Several Occasions (1672; anonymously).
First publication date: 1672
RPO poem editor: G. G. Falle
RP edition: 3RP 2.55.
Recent editing: 2:2002/4/18
Other poems by Sir George Etherege