Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: The White Lily / Blifil — An Epigram (Two Items)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: A
Dates
  • Publication date: 1863-11-24[?]


Time periods

    Digitization Digital collection: William Gilmore Simms Digital Collection
    Rights: Digital Copyright © 2013, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208
    Resource Identifier: SA_18xx_087
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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''White Lily,''  Russell's, III (June 1858), 267.

    ''The White Lily,''  Charleston Mercury (Nov. 24, 1863). [Conjectured source of clipping.]

    ''White Lily,'' Charleston Courier (May 9, 1867).


    ''Blifil — An Epigram,''  Charleston Mercury (Nov. 24, 1863). [Conjectured source of clipping.]
    Description Clipping contains two poems.

    ''Oh! admirable Lady!  O, White Lily, ...''
    ''Blifil, in flight, can never hurt you, ...''

    Clipping reads: THE WHITE LILY. | [text of poem] | [rule] | BLIFIL — AN EPIGRAM. | [text of poem]
    Notes Position: bottom left.