1826 1ed Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper Seven Years WAR Native Americans

COOPER, James Fenimore.

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“Should we distrust the man because his manners are not our manners?” – Chapter I.

 

James Fenimore Cooper as an avid reader of literature imported from England decided he would write for a distinctly American readership, and so, began his “Leather Stocking” series. ‘Last of The Mohicans’ is the second book after the introduction of Natty Bumppo in ‘The Deerslayer’ but the most famous of all the titles in the group and the

“first in which the scout was made the symbol of all that was wise, heroic and romantic in the lives and characters of the white men who made the American wilderness their home. ” “the most famous of the Leatherstocking Tales” (Grolier 100).

 

Cooper’s works remain to this day classics in American literature. This 1826 first Continental edition was published to overlap with the American and English first editions in March 1826.

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1826 1ed Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper Seven Years WAR Native Americans

 

“Should we distrust the man because his manners are not our manners?” – Chapter I.

 

James Fenimore Cooper as an avid reader of literature imported from England decided he would write for a distinctly American readership, and so, began his “Leather Stocking” series. ‘Last of The Mohicans’ is the second book after the introduction of Natty Bumppo in ‘The Deerslayer’ but the most famous of all the titles in the group and the

“first in which the scout was made the symbol of all that was wise, heroic and romantic in the lives and characters of the white men who made the American wilderness their home. ” “the most famous of the Leatherstocking Tales” (Grolier 100).

 

Cooper’s works remain to this day classics in American literature. This 1826 first Continental edition was published to overlap with the American and English first editions in March 1826.

 

Item number: #13596

Price: $2500

 

COOPER, James Fenimore.

 

The last of the Mohicans: a narrative of 1757

 

Paris: L. Baudry, 1826. First Edition.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete; 3 volumes
    • I – xi, [1], 276
    • II – [4], 267, [1]
    • III – [4], 292
  • References: Grolier 100, 34;
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~6.75in X 4in (17cm x 10cm)
  • Very rare and desirable with auction records and price comparisons at $5,000

 

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13596

Category

Literature

Authors

COOPER, James Fenimore.

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete