Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: The Cricket, at Midnight, in the House of Death
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
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      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_077
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      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Composition history ''The Cricket, at Midnight, in the House of Death,'' Magnolia I (Sept. 1842), 139-140.

      ''The Cricket, at Midnight, in the Chamber of Death,'' Richards' Weekly (Jan. 12, 1850). 

      ''The Cricket, at Midnight, in the Chamber of Death,'' Cosmopolitan Monthly I (Jan. 1870). 
      Description ''That chirping cricket watches like myself ...''

      Clipping reads:  THE CRICKET | At Midnight, in the Chamber of Death | [rule] | BY WM. GILMORE SIMMS. | [rule] 
      Notes Position: top left