Correspondence Of James Fenimore-cooper (volume 2)

Paperback | January 8, 2012

byJames Fenimore Cooper

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1922. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 31. Friday. Loafing about. Met Capt. Breese, and went to look at some new steamers with him, the United States and the Southerner. Both fine vessels; particularly the first. Had another but a very short interview with Mrs. Ellet. Dined with Cruger nearly every day I have been here. His brother, Lewis, and sister, Caroline, are with him. Went to see Christie's minstrels this evening, with Cruger, and his two cousins. April. 1. Saturday. Still loafing. This town is getting to be large. Last night I walked to twenty third street, with Miss Cruger and Miss Oakley, a distance of near three miles from the Globe. What is more we walked back again. This afternoon did almost as much more, with Cruger. We supported nature by ices and Roman punch, by the way. Every where I see signs of rapid growth, and of an improving taste. 2. Sunday. Went to Trinity this morning, and heard Dr. Haight. Sat in the Crugers' pew. Mrs. Heyward was third. Dined with Cruger. Peter Cruger, his sister Mrs. Heyward, Lewis Cruger, and myself were the guests. As usual, a good dinner, and a good glass of wine. Staid until nine, went home, and went to bed. Cruger and I took a long walk this forenoon, and afternoon; between 4 and 5. 3. Monday. To-day gave myself up to the business in court. It detained me until one. Then I got ready and packed up. Ran over to say good bye to the Crugers, and left the Globe at 5. Went on board Isaac Newton. Bought three noble shad. Found Roy Keese on board, who goes up before his parents, in order to get Edgewater in readiness. 4. Tuesday. Reached Albany early in the morning. Roy took charge of the shad and went on, while I repaired to the Delavan. Passed the day with Ned, and Major Douglas, paying a visit to the girls to let them know when to be ready. Steven...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1922. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 31. Friday. Loafing about. Met Capt. Breese, and went to look at some new steamers with him, the United States and the South...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:104 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:January 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021791487X

ISBN - 13:9780217914871

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