Oil Painting by Katherine Schneider Chosen for Cover of New Book "Carolina Christmas: Archibald Rutledge's Enduring Holiday Stories"
|"Carolina Christmas: |
Archibald Rutledge's Enduring Holiday Stories"
Edited by Jim Casada
Oil painting by Katherine Schneider
"Evening Light on Hampton Plantation" an original oil painting done on location at Rutledge's ancestral home was selected by the publisher for the cover. (click here for more information about the painting).
The book features a collection of holiday stories by Archibald Rutledge (1883 -1973) one of the most prolific outdoor and nature writers of the 20th century and the first Poet Laureate of South Carolina.
Copies of Carolina Christmas are available in the Charleston area at Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, Waldenbooks, Blue Bicycle Books, the Ravenous Reader, the Preservation Society of Charleston Bookshop, Historic Charleston Foundation, and Middleton Place.