Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: The Passage of the Red Sea (Page 400)
Genre: Drama
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: [1869-10]

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_294


Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
  • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
Composition history Charleston Mercury (Oct. 14, 1863).

New Eclectic Magazine, V (Oct. 1869), 399-403 [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 210)].

Another version of the poem also appears in:

''The Passage of the Red Sea.  An Episode from Pelayo, an Unpublished Work.''  American Monthly, VI (Oct. 1835), 121-124.

''The Passage of the Red Sea.''  Pelayo, I (1838), 109.
Description ''For, look! where now behind us, like a shroud, ...''
Notes Position: center.