The Leatherstocking Tales (Hardcover)

A Library of America Boxed Set

By James Fenimore Cooper, Blake Nevius (Editor)

Library of America, 9781598531541, 2126pp.

Publication Date: January 19, 2012

List Price: 80.00*
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Description

The definitive edition of Cooper’s great epic of the American frontier, now in a dramatic boxed set. Here, presented in their order of composition and in the most authoritative texts available, are all five classic novels: The Pioneers, The Last of the Mohicans, The Prairie, The Pathfinder, The Deerslayer.

LIBRARY OF AMERICA is an independent nonprofit cultural organization founded in 1979 to preserve our nation’s literary heritage by publishing, and keeping permanently in print, America’s best and most significant writing. The Library of America series includes more than 300 volumes to date, authoritative editions that average 1,000 pages in length, feature cloth covers, sewn bindings, and ribbon markers, and are printed on premium acid-free paper that will last for centuries.


About the Author

Blake Nevius (1917–1994), editor, was professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles. He was the author of numerous studies of American writers, including Cooper, Wharton, and Sinclair Lewis.