A study of the metapoetic and self-referential aspects of Lope de Vega's poetry. For this study, metapoetry is to be understood as lyrical works that refer in some way to their existence as artistic constructs and those which include an evaluation or examination of poetry.
Mascia, Mark J., "The Sonnet as Mirror: Metapoetry and Self-Referentiality in Lope deVega's Rimas'" (2001). Languages Faculty Publications. Paper 3.