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Cooper's Novels, in Thirty-Three Volumes (New Edition)

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Stringer & Townsend: 1854

Seller ID: 1797797

Condition: Very Good


Corners & spine rubbed with some loss of gilt, front & end matter of a few volumes lightly foxed. Interiors exceptionally well preserved. Spine labels professionally replaced in emulation of original style. An excellent set. 1854 Half-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in thirty-three volumes. 12mo. 65 volumes in 33. Sewn bindings. Butterscotch leather spines & corners over marbled boards, marbled endpapers. An apparent variant of the set referenced in Spiller & Blackburn's bibliography (slightly different ordering of volumes, half-leather instead of cloth). The th... View more info

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The Pioneers; or, The Sources of the Susquehanna: A Descriptive Tale

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1915

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2276057

Condition: Very Good


1/2 inch tear to cloth of spine base but not board beneath, other corners a bit rubbed. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 469, [1] pp. 8vo. With The Pioneers (1823), Cooper initiated his series of elegiac romances of frontier life and introduced the world to Natty Bumppo (or Leather-stocking). Set in 1793 in New York State, the novel depicts an aging Leather-stocking negotiating his way in a restlessly expanding society. In his introduction, Robert Daly argues for the novel’s increasing relevance: we live in a similarly complex society as Cooper’s frontie... View more info

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The Last of the Mohicans

By: Cooper, J. Fenimore

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Collins: 1964

Seller ID: 2287618

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. A near fine copy in a very good slipcase. Slipcase corners lightly rubbed. 1964 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 350 pp. Red flexible leatherette binding. Top page ridge gilt. The Last of the Mohicans: A Narrative of 1757 is a historical novel written by James Fenimore Cooper in 1826. It is the second book of the Leatherstocking Tales pentalogy and the best known to contemporary audiences.[1] The Pathfinder, published 14 years later in 1840, is its sequel.[2] The Last of the Mohicans is set in 1757, during the French and Indian War (the... View more info

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History of the Navy of the United States of America, Vol. I. [Volume 1] -- Second Edition, with Corrections

By: Cooper, J. [James] Fenimore

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lea and Blanchard: 1840

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2290919

Condition: Good


Volume 1 only, covering the years 1607-1805. Second edition, with corrections. Includes map of Tripoli. Bookplate of Franklin N. Drake, a railroad owner (Tioga), on front endpaper, with his name in ink on rear endpaper. Boards rubbed with 2 inch split along front joint, lightly foxed throughout, one gathering sprung but holding. 1840 Half-Leather. xii, 438 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles. Frontispiece of The Harbour of Tripoli. An interesting early history of the United States Navy by the well-known author of The Pioneers and Last of the Mohicans. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: James Fenimore Cooper (... View more info