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Cooper, James Fenimore 1789-1851

Overview
Works: 4,873 works in 25,789 publications in 42 languages and 297,278 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Naval history  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Other, Contributor, Composer, Translator, Adapter, Redactor, Honoree
Classifications: PS1408, 813.2
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Most widely held works about James Fenimore Cooper
 
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Most widely held works by James Fenimore Cooper
The last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

2,025 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 35 languages and held by 11,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a Mohican brave's struggle to protect two English girls from an evil Huron
The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

841 editions published between 1757 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 9,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a Mohican brave's struggle to protect two English girls from an evil Huron
The deerslayer by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

1,024 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 9,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natty Bumppo, a young white hunter brought up in the Delaware Indian tribe, has to defend settlers before returning to the Iroquois who have allowed him parole
The Pathfinder by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

881 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 7,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to The Last of the Mohicans, Natty Bumppo tries to help a small outpost on Lake Ontario
The prairie by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

888 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 6,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to The Pioneers finds Natty going West and opposing the destruction of the land of the animals
The spy by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

824 editions published between 1821 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 6,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by accusations of venality leveled at the men who captured Major Andre (Benedict Arnold's co-conspirator, executed for espionage in 1780), Cooper's novel centers on Harry Birch, a common man wrongly suspected by well-born Patriots of being a spy for the British. Even George Washington, who supports Birch, misreads the man, and when Washington offers him payment for information vital to the Patriot's cause, Birch scorns the money and asserts that his action were motivated not by financial reward, but by his devotion to the fight for independence. A historical adventure tale reminiscent of Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels, The Spy is also a parable of the American experience, a reminder that the nation's survival, like its Revolution, depends on judging people by their actions, not their class or reputations
The leatherstocking tales by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

405 editions published between 1843 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natty Bumpo and Chingachgook, bring alive the early 1700's when Americans, French, and Huron were fighting for the vast, uncharted wilderness
The pilot by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

581 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt during the Revolutionary War to abduct some Englishmen for exchange against American prisoners. Plot suggested by the adventures of John Paul Jones
The pioneers, or, The sources of the Susquehanna : a descriptive tale by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

594 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to The Pathfinder, Hawkeye is 70 and has returned to his boyhood home at Lake Otsego
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper( Recording )

147 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Last of the Mohicans is a story of romance and adventure on the American frontier. It is a story of love and loyalty, and of America's coming of age. While the French and Indians besiege Fort William Henry, Cora and Alice Munro, daughters of the English commander, are on their way to join him. They are accompanied by Major Duncan Heyward, Alice's fiance, and by the treacherous Indian Magua, who secretly serves the French
The pioneers by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

171 editions published between 1831 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to The Pathfinder, Hawkeye is 70 and has returned to his boyhood home at Lake Otsego
The Red Rover by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

560 editions published between 1827 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 2,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1828, this is a nautical adventure that pits a notorious 18th-century pirate against a ragtag crew of black and white sailors who must overcome their differences and band together for the fight
The wept of Wish-ton-wish by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

409 editions published between 1828 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library has vol. 1 and 2, which includes (Vol. 1) The Deerslayer--The Pathfinder--The Pioneers-- (Vol. 2) The Last of the Mohicans--The Prairie--The Spy
The bravo by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

345 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1831, this novel is set in Venice in the bygone days of the Doges. It was inspired by Cooper's travels in Italy. The author has intended to give his countrymen, writes Cooper in his preface, "a picture of the social system of the soi-disant republics of the other hemisphere." Cooper aims to show, William Cullen Bryant said, that all systems which reserve power for the strong, inherently oppress the weak
Notions of the Americans; Picked up by a travelling bachelor by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

144 editions published between 1824 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Navy of the United States of America by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

190 editions published between 1829 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Fenimore Cooper was born in 1789 in New Jersey, the son of a wealthy land agent who founded Cooperstown in New York State. Cooper attended Yale, but was expelled in 1805 and spent five years at sea on merchant then naval ships. He married in 1811, and eventually settled in New York. Precaution, Cooper's first novel, was written in 1820 as a study of English manners; its successors, The Spy and The Pilot, written within the next three years, were more characteristic of the vein of military or seagoing romance that was to become typical of him. In 1823 he began the Leatherstocking Tales series of novels, centred on a shared Native American character at different periods of his life, for which he is chiefly remembered. Cooper's reputation as one of America's leading authors was quickly established, and spread to Europe by a long stay there from 1826, making him one of the first American writers popular beyond that country. After his return to America in 1832, however, conservative political essays and novels dramatising similar views, as well as critiques of American society and abuses of democracy, led to a decline in his popularity. James Fenimore Cooper died in 1851
The two admirals : a tale by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

355 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sail out for adventure on the high seas with famed author James Fenimore Cooper. The Two Admirals is a gripping tale of nautical warfare set during the Jacobite rebellion of 1745. Parallel with the plotline of naval conflict is a puzzle of inheritance, as Sir Wycherly Wychecombe struggles to identify the true heir of his family's wealth and legacy
The Water-Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

318 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The action is set] around New Jersey and Manhattan island and environs. The Water-Witch is a trim, beautiful, very fast sailing vessel smuggling goods into the North American colonies of the last Stuart Monarch, Queen Anne. The time is the early second decade of the 18th Century, approximately 1712
Homeward bound, or, The chase : a tale of the sea by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

290 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A few wealthy Brits and Americans set sail from London to New York in 1835. Their small ship goes astray which leads to harrowing adventures on the African coast. Some great characters, especially Captain Truck and Jack Effingham. --www.goodreads.com
The Monikins by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

201 editions published between 1835 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A delightful, humorous, Swiftian satire, The Monikins tells of the mores of a society of polar monkeys through the Gulliver-esque travels of Sir John Goldencalf, Esquire."--Page 4 of cover
 
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The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757The deerslayerThe PathfinderThe prairieThe spyThe leatherstocking talesThe pilotThe pioneers, or, The sources of the Susquehanna : a descriptive tale