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The letters of William Gilmore Simms

William Gilmore Simms

The letters of William Gilmore Simms

by William Gilmore Simms

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Authorship,
  • American Authors,
  • Historical fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementcollected and edited by Mary C. Simms Oliphant, Alfred Taylor Odell, T. C. Duncan Eaves ; introduction by Donald Davidson ; biographical sketch by Alexander S. Salley
    ContributionsOliphant, Mary C. Simms (Mary Chevillette Simms), 1891-, Odell, Alfred Taylor, Eaves, T. C. Duncan (Thomas Cary Duncan), 1918-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2853 .A4 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25260128M
    ISBN 109781611170276, 9781611170283, 9781611170290, 9781611170306, 9781611170313, 9781611170320
    LC Control Number2012010611

    William Gilmore Simms, –70, American novelist, b. Charleston, S.C. He wrote prolifically, both prose and poetry, but it is for his historical romances about his own state that he is remembered and often compared with James Fenimore tales of the Southern frontier include Guy Rivers () and Beauchampe (; one part rewritten as Charlemont, ); those of colonial times are. The Yemassee: a romance of Carolina is an novel by American writer William Gilmore Simms. It was a popular bestseller during its time and became Simms's best known novel. Overview [ edit ] Simms had recently published his book Guy Rivers and its success convinced him that writings on American themes could be : William Gilmore Simms.

    Simms, William Gilmore () Biography of the legendary South Carolina revolutionary leader by one of America's favorite 19th century authors. Meticulously complete and colorfully presented, the PDF edition of "Life of Marion: 'The Swamp Fox' " is published . William Gilmore Simmsâ s Unfinished Civil War: Consequences for a Southern Man of Letters (William Gilmore Simms Initiatives: Texts and Studies) Published by University of South Carolina Pre ().

    Review of The Wigwam and the Cabin (January , text “B” — Godey’s Lady’s Book) “William Gilmore Simms” (, text “C” — Works) Notice of Simms’s Monthly Magazine (October 4, — Broadway Journal) Notice from “Autography”. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A Project of the Simms Initiatives: The Letters of William Gilmore Simms: Volume IV, (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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Simms Oliphant, Alfred Taylor Odell and T. Duncan Eaves. The tide began to turn in the s, when five volumes of Simms's letters appeared and a growing number of his works issued in new editions. Publication in of the first literary biography, by John C. Guilds, and establishment of the William Gilmore Simms Society and Review the next year, at once reflected and fostered this revived interest.

Of William Gilmore Simms in the year of his death (), Allibone's Dictionary said: "One of the most voluminous and popular of American authors." Since Simms had published more than eighty volumes, as well as a mass of miscellaneous periodical literature, no one could challenge the accuracy of the first part of Allibone's Simms's popularity was already waning after the Civil War.

Simms, William Gilmore, The last years of Henry Timrod,including letters of Timrod to Paul Hamilton Hayne and letters about Timrod by William Gilmore Simms, John R. Thompson, John Greenleaf Whittier, and others. With four. The Poet's Holy Craft represents the first full-length analysis and interpretation of William Gilmore Simms's poetry.

Matthew C. Brennan demonstrates the comprehensiveness of Simms's romanticism by examining Simms's poetics, his experimental sonnets, and his deep affinity to William Wordsworth, which especially shows in Simms's pioneering attitudes toward nature and : Matthew C. Brennan, John Caldwell Guilds.

As one who has published on William Gilmore Simms, the Old South’s greatest author, I am periodically asked where one should begin reading his works. This is a good question. Most readers today are not very familiar with Simms.

Add to this the fact that he published over eighty books, and it is easy to see why many potential readers might feel overwhelmed. The editors claim that Simms's letters are his best biography.

Although these letters do supplement earlier available information and will be of service to scholars of this prolific writer's literary career, they do not help us to understand his southernness or his claims to be a southern writer. The Letters of William Gilmore Simms: Volume V, by William Gilmore Simms, Mary C.

Simms Oliphant (Editor) Alfred Taylor Odell (Editor)5/5(6). 1 The Leiters of William Gilmore Simms, ed. Mary C. Simms Oliphant, Alfred Taylor Odell, and T. Duncan Eaves, 5 vols. (Columbia, South Carolina, ), IV, A sixth volume of The letters of William Gilmore Simms, Supplement (), ed.

Oliphant and Eaves, was issued by the University of South Carolina Press in. Long considered a leading literary figure of the Old South, William Gilmore Simms () wrote letters, novels, short fiction, drama, essays, and poetry in his prolific career.

Born in Charleston to an old South Carolina family of modest means and raised by a grandmother with whom his father left him after his mother's death, Simms felt a simultaneous sense of loyalty to and alienation.WILLIAM GILMORE SIMMS to EDGAR ALLAN POE, Autographed Letter, J WILLIAM E.

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