Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook B >> [Page 193] >> [Come to the Loved One's Tomb]

Item informationTitle: [Come to the Loved One's Tomb]
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: B
  • Publication date: 1840-12[?]

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_594


    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history Southern Literary Messenger, VI (Dec. 1840) [Conjectured source of clipping].

    ''Ballad—Come to the Lost One's Tomb,'' also appearing in Scrapbook B, is an alternate version of this poem.
    Description ''Come to the loved one's tomb, ...''

    Simms has closely cropped the clipping, cutting off most of the title.
    Notes Position: center, upside-down.