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Baldwin, William P.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 5,543 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Pictorial works  History  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Cookbooks  Local history  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3552.A4518, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William P Baldwin
The hard to catch mercy : a novel by William P Baldwin( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Allson family and their neighbors in the South Carolina town of Cedar Point in 1916
Mrs. Whaley and her Charleston garden by Emily Whaley( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Whaley presents a selection of amusing stories and practical advice to provide fellow gardeners with hints for their own gardens
The Fennel family papers : a novel by William P Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof on the university rat race, featuring Paul Denvers, a history professor facing the publish-or-perish demon. He seduces a student, giving him access to the historic papers of her family, the Fennels, owners of a South Carolina lighthouse with an unusual history. Alas, he does not realize what he is getting into, a crazy family with a past of slavery, murder and voodoo magic, hardly material to bring tenure. By the author of The Hard to Catch Mercy
Picturing the South : 1860 to the present : photographers and writers( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Picturing the South: 1860 to the Present, the High Museum of Art in Atlanta has brought together more than 160 photographs taken since the Civil War era. This assembly documents the South's cultural heritage and psychological identity, as well as its transformation from a land decimated by war to the bustling New South of today
Mrs. Whaley entertains : advice, opinions, and 100 recipes from a Charleston kitchen by Emily Whaley( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Whaley's favorite one hundred recipes are accompanied by "the admonishments Mrs. Whaley passed along to generations of Charleston hosts and hostesses ... juicy little family stories and her priceless explanations of Southern parlance."--Cover
A gentleman in Charleston and the manner of his death by William P Baldwin( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charleston newspaper editor Frank Dawson met his violent death on March 12, 1889, at the hands of his neighbor, a disreputable doctor who was attempting to seduce the Dawson family governess. Drawn from events surrounding this infamous episode, this novel pulls back the veil of a genteel society and exposes a dark visage of anger and secret pain that no amount of imposed manners could restrain, and only love might eventually heal
Plantations of the Low Country : South Carolina 1697-1865 by N. Jane Iseley( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architecture has been defined as "the gift of one generation to the next." In the South Carolina Low Country the gift is a particularly precious one-a rich treasure of buildings that not only charm us with their graceful beauty, but offer us a glimpse into a vanished world of prosperous plantations and provincial aristocracy
Heaven is a beautiful place : a memoir of the South Carolina coast by Genevieve C Peterkin( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, Genevieve "Sister" Peterkin, tells the tales of her talented mother, Genevieve Willcox Chandler; her "second mother," Lillie Knox; her mother-in-law, Julia Mood Peterkin; and of growing up in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing by Neal Petersen( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While Petersen sailed his boat alone, his story extends beyond himself. He describes the unforgettable individuals who have sustained him - an activist mother, a generous community of Irish citizens, a cadre of eminent sailors including his mentor Harry Mitchell, and the woman who ultimately ended their relationship because Petersen chose to follow his dreams of sailing."--Jacket
Mantelpieces of the old South : lost architecture and southern culture by William P Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled from over seventy years of Historic American Buildings Survey images, this collection is a matchless illustrated history of Southern architecture and design. Whether a stately Southern mansion or a decaying rural farmhouse. The images within are visual essay into the true nature and being of the South and the Southern home
Carolina Plantations : lost photographs from the Historic American Buildings Survey by Historic American Buildings Survey( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today perhaps only a hundred plantations along the coast and another hundred inland remain. Many of the great plantation homes were lost during the time of war, and many more were simply allowed to collapse in the aftermath. This collection of photographs represents some of the most stunning work present in the Historic American Building Survey, an effort to catalogue and document the architecture and building culture of America. In the South, especially, these photographs became invaluable records of a way of life that was quickly disappearing. The selections here, presented by William P. Baldwin, capture these lost dwellings-sometimes as a fragment, sometimes a whole building-and showcase the grand tradition and romantic detail of these icons of the South
Sacred places of the lowcountry : lost photographs from the Historic American Buildings Survey( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of images from the Historic American Buildings Survey, an effort to catalogue and document the architecture and building culture of America, captures the holiness and haunting beauty of over fifty sacred grounds in South Carolina. Through his selection of these photographs, William P. Baldwin attests to the awe that each site inspires and proves that,as they evoke that better, that sober and gentler angel of ourselves, they are indeed sacred places
Gracious Beaufort : lost photographs from the Historic American Buildings Survey( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boasting an unmistakable Beaufort style, these unique houses were built to take advantage of the generous sea breezes, with spacious double porticos and inviting verandas. In this collection of photographs from the Historic American Buildings Survey, an effort to catalogue and document the architecture and building culture of America, William P. Baldwin captures the romance and historic elegance of this charming Southern city
Mrs. Whaley's Charleston kitchen : advice, opinions, and 100 recipes from a Southern legend by Emily Whaley( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornamental ironwork of Charleston( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lowcountry plantations today by William P Baldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William McCullough, southern painter, in conversation with William Baldwin, southern writer by William P Baldwin( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charleston by N. Jane Iseley( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorful photographs of interiors and exteriors of notable and ordinary buildings, as well as gardens, gates, and streetscapes provide an intimate view of Charleston
Lowcountry daytrips : plantations, gardens, and a natural history of the Charleston region by William P Baldwin( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home : portraits from the Carolina coast by Vennie Deas-Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This striking photography collection from Vennie Deas Moore is a journey into the lives of individuals and families who call the South Carolina Coast home. With contributions from author and Lowcountry resident William Baldwin, Deas Moore explores the joys and hardships of the people who continue to reside in this portion of the Lowcountry. From the deck of a shrimp boat in the early dawn and the laborious work of harvesting oysters, to family gatherings and walks along windswept beaches, Deas Moore has compiled a photographic tour of the people, life and heritage that makes the South Carolina Coast a matchless mosaic
 
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The Fennel family papers : a novel
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Mrs. Whaley and her Charleston gardenThe Fennel family papers : a novelMrs. Whaley entertains : advice, opinions, and 100 recipes from a Charleston kitchenA gentleman in Charleston and the manner of his deathPlantations of the Low Country : South Carolina 1697-1865Heaven is a beautiful place : a memoir of the South Carolina coastJourney of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racingMantelpieces of the old South : lost architecture and southern culture