Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook D >> [Page 13] >> Among the Ruins.

Item informationTitle: Among the Ruins.
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D

    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: SD_18xx_049


      Composition history Southern Society, I (Oct. 19, 1867), 21.

      Nineteenth Century, I (Sept. 1869), 263.

      Charleston Courier (Aug. 30, 1869).

      Description ''That they should come, though o'er a waste of tares, ...''

      Clipping reads: AMONG THE RUINS. | [rule] | BY W. GILMORE SIMMS, OF SOUTH CAROLINA. | [rule]
      Notes Position: top right

      At the bottom of clipping, Simms writes: ''Woodlands, S.C.''

      Kibler notes that a poem called ''Farewell to Ruined Homes'' appears in the Charleston Courier of Aug. 30, 1869, and is ''made from the last stanzas of ''Among the Ruins'' possibly by someone other than Simms'' (189).