Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 83] >> Wail (Manuscript Continued)

Item informationTitle: Wail (Manuscript Continued)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B

    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_283


      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Composition history Charleston Mercury (Dec. 5, 1863).
      Description ''Oh! ye shrubs and flowers, ...''

      Manuscript reads:  ——Wail—— | [double rule]
      Notes Position: center

      Simms has pasted the manuscript onto the page both upside-down and face-down.

      The manuscript is not in Simms's hand.  Attribution is based on Kibler's inclusion of the poem in the list of proved poems, (Kibler 322).