Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook E (Part II) >> [Page 27] >> A Romance of Morocco

Item informationTitle: A Romance of Morocco
Genre: Journalism
Publication informationVolume: E (Part II)

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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: SE2_18xx_067


      Composition history Supplement to the Courant, XV (Mar. 16, 1850), 48. 
      Description ''A ROMANCE OF MOROCCO.— The grandfather ...''

      Notes Position: top left

      This clipping tells the story of a rich man in disguise as a poor man. Members of the ruling party in Morocco treat him poorly until he returns as himself. The rich man awards the lower-class citizen who helped him when he was in disguise and cuts of the limbs of the Sultan who treated him unfairly.