Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Reviews/Essays | 1855-02-08
Transcription the watchful consideration of yours. His book is full of a
speculative interest, such as results from the continued exercise of
thought in practical affairs.

These balanced comments demonstrate the depth of Simms' critical
intelligence and his ability to separate an author's philosophy and character from his art.

David Aiken