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William Gilmore Simms

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Simms, William Gilmore, -- 1806-1870

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    Statementby William P. Trent.
    SeriesAmerican men of letters, Library of American civilization -- LAC 12096., American men of letters series
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 351 p.
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13556255M
    OCLC/WorldCa16995191

    The Simms Review is an official publication of the Simms Society. In addition to publishing articles, notes and manuscript copies related to Simms’s life and writings, the Review serves as the official publication of record for the Society.. The Simms Review solicits short articles, notes, and queries on any subject pertaining to the life and writings of William Gilmore Simms. 1, words is.


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