Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 181] >> Egeria (Page 97)

Item informationTitle: Egeria (Page 97)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: 1849

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_565

    Places of publication:

    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''Lines to Mrs. Hemans.''  Charleston Courier (Sept. 4, 1829).

    ''Felicia Hemans.''  Charleston Courier (July 20, 1835).

    ''Egeria.''  Southern and Western, II (July 1845), 8-9.

    ''Egeria.  1.''  Southern Literary Messenger, XIII (Feb. 1847), 112.

    ''Egeria.''  Atalantis (1849), 97-98 [Source of clipping]. 
    Description ''The worshipper of nature and the heart, ...''

    Clipping reads:  EGERIA. 

    There is a correction in Simms's hand.
    Notes Position: center, upside down.  

    Simms has cropped the page so that only the text of the poem, and not the page numbers, etc., are visible.