About William Gilmore Simms

William Gilmore Simms
William Gilmore Simms was a poet, novelist and historian from the American South. His writings achieved great prominence during the 19th century, with Edgar Allan Poe pronouncing him the best novelist America had ever produced. He is still known among literary scholars as a major force in antebellum Southern literature. He is also remembered for... Wikipedia
April 17, 1806, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
June 11, 1870, Charleston, South Carolina, United States

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