Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: [To a Winter Flower] (Excerpt, Page 157)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: 1839

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_495

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    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''To a Winter Flower.  Written in the Creek Nation.''  Lyrical and Other Poems (1827), 97.

    ''To a Winter Flower.''  Charleston City Gazette (Jan. 27, 1832).

    ''To a Winter Flower.''  Southern Literary Messenger, III (Oct. 1837), 619.

    ''To a Winter Flower.''  Southern Passages and Pictures (1839), 156-157 [Source of clipping].

    ''The Winter Flower.''  Areytos (1860), 70-72.
    Description ''No other flow'r, that late could vie ...''

    Clipping features only stanzas V, VI, and the first two lines of VII; Simms has torn the page so as to start the following page with ''The False and the True.''
    Notes Position: center.