Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook D >> [Page 207] >> [Untitled]

Item informationTitle: [Untitled]
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: D
  • Publication date: [1842-12]

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: SD_18xx_576


    Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
    • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
    Composition history ''Stanzas.''  Knickerbocker, X (Oct. 1837), 301.

    ''Twilight Musings.''  Magnolia, I (Dec. 1842), 374. [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 353)]

    ''Stanzas.''  Richards Weekly (Sept. 15, 1849).
    Description ''Stilly falls the boatman's oar, ...''
    Notes Position: bottom left

    Two words have been scratched out in the third line of poem.

    Though Kibler asserts that this is from the Magnolia, the title ''Twilight Musings" does not appear in clipping.