Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 121] >> Ode. 'Tis the City by the Sea (Manuscript)

Item informationTitle: Ode. 'Tis the City by the Sea (Manuscript)
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_386


      Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
      • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
      Description ''Tis the city by the Sea ...''

      Manuscript reads:  Ode.  'Tis the City by the Sea. | [rule]
      Notes Position:  entire page, underneath all other items.

      This poem differs substantially from the similarly titled ''Ode—Our City By the Sea,'' though its similar subject matter suggests it may be an early draft of the later, published poem.