Document Type


Publication Date

Spring 1999


This article analyses the structure of Shakespeare's "Procreation Sonnets" (1-17), showing how an awareness of the transitions and connections that link the first seventeen sonnets into a coherent whole prepares readers to see similar units throughout the whole of Shakespeare's Sonnets.

Publication Title

Philological Review: Publications of the Arkansas Philological Association

Publisher Statement

Copyright 1999, Arkansas Philological Association,



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