The Prairie by James Fenimore CooperThe Prairie by James Fenimore Cooper

The Prairie

byJames Fenimore CooperIntroduction byBlake Nevius

Paperback | November 6, 1987


The final novel in Cooper’s epic, The Prairie depicts Natty Bumppo at the end of his life, still displaying his indomitable strength and dignity.

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James Fenimore Cooper (1789-1851) grew up at Otsego Hall, his father’s manorial estate near Lake Otsego in upstate New York. Educated at Yale, he spent five years at sea, as a foremast hand and then as a midshipman in the navy. At thirty he was suddenly plunged into a literary career when his wife challenged his claim that he could w...
Title:The PrairieFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 7.7 × 5 × 0.9 inPublished:November 6, 1987Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014039026X

ISBN - 13:9780140390261

Appropriate for ages: 18 - 18

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Infused with imaginative vitality, James Fenimore Cooper's romantic tale of adventure was immediately successful when first published in 1824.