Wlliam Gilmore Simms
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Item informationTitle: Elis (Page 92)
Genre: Poetry
Publication informationVolume: F (Part II)
  • Publication date: 1842-08

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: SF2_18xx_991

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Sources/ReviewsSources consulted by researcher:
  • The Poetry of William Gilmore Simms: An Introduction and Bibliography
Composition history ''Elis.''  Magnolia, I ns (Aug. 1842), 92 [Source of clipping].

Kibler notes that this poem forms the basis for a larger poem, ''The Peace in Elis.''  That longer poem's publication history:

''The Peace in Elis—A Scene in Greece.''  Columbia Daily Phoenix (May 27, 1865).

''The Peace in Elis.''  New Eclectic, VI (Jan. 1870), 8-12.

This poem is, in turn, part of a series called ''Sketches in Hellas.''  See Kibler, Poetry 359.
Description ''HALLOW'D are the bounds, ...''

Clipping reads: [several poems by other individuals] | [rule] | ELIS.
Notes Position: bottom right.