Wlliam Gilmore Simms
Scrapbook G >> [Page 13] >> From The Study Windows

Item informationTitle: From The Study Windows
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: G
  • Publication date: 1867-11-23

Time periods
Digitization Digital collection: William Gilmore Simms Digital Collection
Rights: Digital Copyright © 2014, 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: SG_18xx_037

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Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
  • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
  • Pseudonymous Publications of William Gilmore Simms
Composition history Southern Society, I (Nov. 23, 1867), 61. [Supplied source of clipping (Kibler 290)]
Description ''My oaks stride out upon the lawn, ...''

Clipping reads: [double rule] | FROM THE STUDY WINDOWS. | [rule] | BY ADRIAN B. BEAUFAIN. | [rule]
Notes Position: top left

According to Kibler, Beaufain is a French patronym dating from Charleston's Revolutionary period.  Simms's first wife lived on Beaufain Street prior to their marriage (Pseudonymous 35).

There is one correction made in Simms's hand.