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Novel (Romance) | U of South Carolina P | 1969
Transcription The Letters
of
William Gilmore Simms

Collected and Edited by

MARY C. SIMMS OLIPHANT
ALFRED TAYLOR ODELL
T. C. DUNCAN EAVES

Introduction by DONALD DAVIDSON

Biographical Sketch by ALEXANDER S. SALLEY

VOLUME I, 1830—1844
VOLUME II, 1845—1849
VOLUME III, 1850—1857
VOLUME IV, 1858—1866
VOLUME V, 1867—1870

". . . the picture of a man who thoroughly `belonged' in his
society, a completely integrated, creative, and refreshingly salty
personality highly worth knowing." -C. Vann Woodward in the
American Historical Review

"A major contribution to the literary and cultural history of the
South and of the nation . . . will almost certainly be an
indispensable primary source for the study of southern literary
culture." -C. Hugh Holman in the Journal of Southern History

". . .a magnificent work full of delightful and informative
reading."—Bell I. Wiley in the Jackson Sun

"The final value of this immense correspondence . . . reaches
beyond present computation."—Frances Gaither in the New York
Times Book Review

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