James Fenimore Cooper - Author

James Fenimore Cooper - Author First Day Covers


Stock #: 557718
Type: First Day Cover
Postmark: 1940 Jan-29
PM City: Cooperstown
PM State: NY
Stamp: 2c
Size: 3.75" x 6.5" (10 x 16.5 cm)

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Born Sept. 15, 1789 at Burlington, N.J. - Best Known as an outstanding writer of Indian stories - His first novel "Precaution", was published in 1820 - His most noteworthy books are known as "Leatherstocking Tales" - These consist of "The Deerslayer", "Last of the Mohicans", The Pathfinder", "The Pioneers" and "The Prairie". He died at Cooperstown, NY, Sept. 14, 1851