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The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 / by the author of "The pioneers" ; in two volumes.

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851.
Publication:
Philadelphia : H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1826.
Format/Description:
Book
2 v. ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763 -- Fiction.
Bumppo, Natty (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.
Mohegan Indians -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Historical fiction.
Adventure fiction.
War stories.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
BAL notes that the copyright in v. 2 appears in two states. In state A the fifth line of the copyright reads "a Book." In state B the fifth line reads "a book."
"Clayton & Van Norden, printers, 64 Pine-Street, New-York."--T.p. versos.
Vol. 1: xi, [1], 282, [2] p.; v. 2: [4], 289, [3] p.
Error in paging: v. 1, p. 89 misnumbered 93.
"Clayton & Van Norden, printers, 64 Pine-Street, New-York."--versos of title pages.
Local notes:
RBC and Dechert Coll. copies V.2: State A.
Dechert Coll. copy has uncut edges. Housed in a slipcase.
Athenaeum copy: Gift of Dr. F.F. Hart, May 1959.
Athenaeum copy: V. 2 is Curween/McKeen gift.
Athenaeum copy: c.2 bears signature "I.C. Woodruff" at top of title page in both volumes and "Is. Carle Woodruff, Lt. C. Engineers" on flyleaf of v. 1.
Penn Provenance:
Wilson, Helen Godey (bookplate) (Dechert Coll. copy)
Leverich, H. S. (stamp) (autograph) (Dechert Coll. copy)
Penn Chronology:
1826
Cited in:
BAL, 3833
Wright, L.H. Amer. fiction, 1774-1850 (2nd ed.), 619
Shoemaker, 24217
Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.) II, 238
Shoemaker 24217
Wright, L.H. Amer. fiction, 1774-1850, 619
Contributor:
Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania)
Dechert Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Woodruff, I. C. , Signer, Former owner
H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) , Publisher
Clayton & Van Norden. , Printer
OCLC:
1538219
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