Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: A Night Piece
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: A

    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_359

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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''A Scene,'' Poems (1827), 108. 

    ''A Night Piece,'' Charleston City Gazette (Feb. 2, 1832).  [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler, Poetry, 260)]

    Description ''It is a night of mist and cloud, ...''

    Clipping reads: A NIGHT PIECE. | —''Oh, night, | And storm, and darkness, ye are wondrous.'' --Strong. | ''Yet lovely in your strength.'' —Byron.
    Notes Position: top left, continues across two clippings to top right

    Corrections in Simms's hand.