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The spy, a tale of the neutral ground.

James Fenimore Cooper

The spy, a tale of the neutral ground.

by James Fenimore Cooper

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Published by American book company .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesEclectic English classics
      ContributionsBarnes, Nathaniel Waring, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.C786 Sp33, PS1417.S7 Sp33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination463 p.
      Number of Pages463
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6575373M
      LC Control Number15007280
      OCLC/WorldCa271166

      The spy, a tale of the neutral ground.. [James Fenimore Cooper] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Title The spy, a tale of the neutral ground, Contributor Names Cooper, James Fenimore, Damon, Lindsay Todd, , ed.

      The Spy: A Tale of the Neutral Ground, Volume 2 by James Fenimore Cooper Overview - This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. Get this from a library! The spy: a tale of the neutral ground. [James Fenimore Cooper] -- "Cooper's first major success, The Spy is also his first book set in the period of the American War of Independence. The story starts in , with the household of Mr. Wharton and his daughters.

      With his second novel, The Spy: A Tale of The Neutral Ground, published in , James Fenimore Cooper found his true voice and his most enduring subject matter: the history of his young nation, born of the clash between Old World and to prove that “American manners and American scenes” could be a rich field for fiction, Cooper turned to the American Revolution as a backdrop for. Get this from a library! The spy: a tale of the neutral ground. [James Fenimore Cooper; John T Winterich; Henry C Pitz] -- A group of American patriots near New York City brave danger when confronted by British troops and their Tory neighbors.


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Fenimore Cooper; Samuel Thurber, Jr. [Introduction] Published by Macmillan / Norwood (). Free Books of North American Literature in English, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Fb2, Azw3, Kindle The Spy: A Tale of the Neutral Ground James Fenimore Cooper English - [PDF] [ePub] [Kindle] English5/5(1).

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