Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 53] >> Star-Smiling

Item informationTitle: Star-Smiling
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: [1865-05-10]

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_189

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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • Pseudonymous Publications of William Gilmore Simms
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''The Soul in the Star—A Fancy.''  Charleston Mercury (Apr. 26, 1864).

    ''Star-Smiling.''  Columbia Daily Phoenix (May 10, 1865) [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler, Poetry 283)].

    ''Star-Smiling.''  Old Guard, IV (Oct. 1866), 608.
    Description ''Methinks that some sweet spirit in yon star ...''

    Clipping reads: [bracket] Original [close bracket] | Star-smiling. 
    Notes Position: top left.