Quotes by William Gilmore Simms

About William Gilmore Simms:

William Gilmore Simms is still known among literary scholars as a major force in antebellum Southern literature. He is also remembered for his strong support of slavery and for his opposition to Uncle Tom's Cabin, in response to which he wrote reviews and a pro-slavery novel.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Gilmore Simms
  • DescriptionAmerican writer
  • BornApril 17, 1806
  • DiedJune 11, 1870
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionLawyer; Novelist