The Forayers

The Forayers

Author: William Gilmore Simms

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044009844721

Category: South Carolina

Page: 560

View: 973

Download BOOK ยป

The Forayers
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: William Gilmore Simms
Categories: South Carolina
Type: BOOK - Published: 1882 - Publisher:

Books about The Forayers
The Forayers, Or, The Raid of the Dog Days
Language: en
Pages: 559
Authors: William Gilmore Simms
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Historical novelist William Gilmore Simms first published The Forayers in 1855 at the peak of his reputation and ability. Simms had set out to create a prose epic through a series of linked novels detailing American history and struggles from early colonization to the mid-nineteenth century. The Forayers, which was
Eutaw, a Sequel to the Forayers
Language: en
Pages: 582
Authors: William Gilmore Simms
Categories: Eutaw Springs, Battle of, S.C., 1781
Type: BOOK - Published: 1882 - Publisher:

Books about Eutaw, a Sequel to the Forayers
Simms: a Literary Life (p)
Language: en
Pages: 426
Authors: John Caldwell Guilds
Categories: Authors, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Encompasses ante-colonial America, the English colonies, the Revolutionary War, and the rampaging frontier and constitutes a unique national literary treasure. Guilds's Simms restores Simms to his proper place as a major figure in American letters and reintroduces the man and the author to the reading public.
A Sober Desire for History
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Sean R. Busick
Categories: Historical fiction, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

Widely regarded as the antebellum South's foremost man of letters, William Gilmore Simms (1806-1870) wrote novels and poetry that recently have enjoyed a remarkable resurgence of interest. While scholars have previously considered Simms as primarily a poet, editor, and writer of fiction, Sean R. Busick contends that the author is