The Resource Tales of Edisto, (electronic resource)

Tales of Edisto, (electronic resource)

Label
Tales of Edisto
Title
Tales of Edisto
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nell S. Graydon's first book, Tales of Edisto, was first published in 1955-14 years after the author's love affair with her second home at Edisto Island began. Her daughter Virginia recalled that a stay there always included daily trips to the post office, especially during the war years when sharing news was of utmost importance. It was there that the summer colony met and mingled with the natives, and it was in the mundane setting of the post office that the tales of Edisto first reached Nell Graydon's ears. She wrote many years later: 'The stories are not new they have been told many times. The tales fascinated me, and I often wondered why someone had not compiled them in book form.... 'The historical context of Tales of Edisto includes elements of glamour that will appeal to almost any reader; certainly the 19th century sea island cotton plantations with their 'elegant homes, avenues of magnolias, orange blossoms, beautiful women, and gentleman planters with their mint juleps' were the stuff of which romance is made. Beautifully illustrated throughout by engineer-photographer Carl Julien of Greenwood, South Carolina
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Graydon, Nell S
Dewey number
975.7/91
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Edisto Island (S.C.)
  • Folklore
Target audience
adult
Label
Tales of Edisto, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12067772
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12067772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12067772
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12067772
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Tales of Edisto, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12067772
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12067772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12067772
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12067772
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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