James Fenimore Cooper


James Fenimore Cooper - The Last of the Mohicans

James Fenimore Cooper

The Last of the Mohicans

This novel was one of the most popular English-language novels of its time, and helped establish Cooper as one of the first world-famous American writers. Although stylistic and narrative flaws left it open to criticism since its publication, and its length and distinctive prose style have reduced its appeal to later readers, The Last of the Mohicans remains embedded in American literature courses. It is the most famous of the Leatherstocking Tales.

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James Fenimore Cooper - The Deerslayer

James Fenimore Cooper

The Deerslayer

First story about Natty Bumppo as "Deerslayer": a young frontiersman in early 18th-century New York, who objects to the practice of taking scalps, on grounds that every living thing should follow "the gifts" of its nature, which would keep European Americans from taking scalps.

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