Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 12] >> The Cypress / The New Moon (Two Items)

Item informationTitle: The Cypress / The New Moon (Two Items)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
Dates
  • Publication date: [1858-05]


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: SB_18xx_054
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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history
    ''The Cypress'':

    Russell's, III (May 1858), 137. [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 201)]

    Kibler notes that the poem ''Also appears as a part of 'Midsummer Forest Lunch' (Oct. 1866)'' (Poetry 202).

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    ''The New Moon'':

    Russell's, III (May 1858), 137. [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 201)]

    Kibler notes that a version of this poem also appears in an unlocated edition of the Columbia Daily Phoenix from 1865 (Poetry 403).
    Description ''The Cypress soars ...''

    Clipping reads:  THE CYPRESS. | [text of poem] | [rule] | THE NEW MOON. | [text of poem]

    Several corrections, in Simms's hand, in pencil, are made for ''The Cypress.''
    Notes Position: left.