Stories of the Sea: Being Narratives of Adventure, Selected from the 'Sea Tales' - A Book for Boys.

By: Cooper, James Fenimore

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Book Condition: Good


First thus (BAL 3951). Light stain on front board and top edge. 1863 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 360 pp. Blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles and decorations on spine and front board. A collection of nautical stories for juvenile readers, reprinted from six of Cooper's earlier works, illustrated with engravings from drawings by Darley. Cooper is best known for his five-volume Leatherstocking Saga (historical fiction featuring Natty Bumpo), but he also wrote a two-volume history of the United States Navy, most likely inspired by his time on a merchant ship, and as a member of the Navy, when he was a young man. Includes: The Wreck of the Dawn; The Red Rover; The Water-Witch; Adventures in the Pacific; Long Tom Coffin and the Ariel; The Crater; or, The Crusoes of the Pacific.

Title: Stories of the Sea: Being Narratives of Adventure, Selected from the 'Sea Tales' - A Book for Boys.

Author: Cooper, James Fenimore

Illustrator: Darley

Categories: Historical, Vintage, American, Early Imprints, Chapter Books,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: James G. Gregory: 1863

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2283784

Keywords: WORLD LITERATURE AMERICAN FICTION NAUTICAL JUVENILE STORIES SEA TALES,