Such was Stattira, when young Ammon woo'd


Upon Lady Selena Shirly's picture drawn by Mr Dagar

Primary Texts:

MS's: Wellesley, 71; Harleian 7316, 44r.

Secondary Ed:

1988 Ellis d'Alessandro prints Wellesley text, 101; McGovern & Hinnant, 30.


Source of allusion is La Calprenede's Cassandra.


Anne also praised Lady Selena Shirley Finch, the Countess Ferrers in a "On a double Stock July-flower".

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