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Carolina Chansons: Legends of the Low Country

Carolina Chansons: Legends of the Low Country by DuBose Heyward
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Carolina Chansons: Legends of the Low Country by DuBose Heyward is a fascinating collection of folktales and legends from the beautiful Low Country of South Carolina. Heyward brings to life the unique culture and history of the region through his lyrical storytelling and vivid descriptions. The stories are filled with characters that are both colorful and endearing, drawing the reader in from the very first page.

What makes this book stand out is Heyward's ability to capture the essence of the Low Country through his writing. From the haunting tale of the Grey Man to the mysterious legends of the Sea Islands, each story is steeped in the rich traditions of the region. Heyward's prose is both poetic and evocative, painting a vivid picture of the landscape and the people who inhabit it.

Overall, Carolina Chansons is a captivating read that will transport readers to a world filled with magic, mystery, and folklore. Heyward's love for the Low Country shines through in every word, making this book a must-read for anyone with an interest in Southern folklore and storytelling.

Book Description:
This is a collection of poems about Charleston and the South Carolina Lowcountry. DuBose Heyward was a Charleston native best known for his novel Porgy, which was the basis for the Gershwin opera Porgy and Bess. Hervey Allen, who later wrote Anthony Adverse, met Heyward after moving to Charleston to teach. Together they founded the Poetry Society of South Carolina, which is still active today.

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