1] Thisbe: among others, the tragic heroine of the rustics' play-within-the-play in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: The Poems of Eugene Field, Complete Edition (Toronto: McClelland and Goodchild, 1910): 486-87. ROBA PS 1665 A2 1910. From Eugene Field, Sharps and Flats (Julia Sutherland Field, 1900, 1901).
First publication date: 1900
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: RPO 1997.
Recent editing: 2:2002/3/27
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