James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper (n. ,[2][3][4][5][6][7][7][8][9][10][11][12][13] Burlington[*], SUA[8] – d. ,[2][3][4][5][6][7][7][8][9][10][11][12][13] Cooperstown[*], SUA[14]) a fost un scriitor american prolific de la începutul secolului al XIX-lea. Poveștile sale istorice de dragoste despre viața indienilor au creat o formă unică a literaturii americane. Scriitorul și-a trăit o mare parte din viață în Cooperstown, New York, stabilit de tatăl său William. Cooper a fost întreaga sa viață membru al Bisericii Episcopale iar spre sfârșitul vieții a ajutat-o cu generozitate.[15] El a scris seria de romane Leatherstocking Tales, unde protagonist este Natty Bumppo, iar romanele sunt The Pioneers (1823), The Last of the Mohicans (1826), The Prairie (1827), The Pathfinder (1840) și The Deerslayer (1841).

  • 1820 - Precaution (Prevederea)
  • 1821 - The Spy: A Tale of the Neutral Ground (Spionul: Povestea spionului neutru)
  • 1823 - The Pioneers (Pionierii)
  • 1826 - The Last of the Mohicans (Ultimul mohican)
  • 1827 - The Prairie (Preria)
  • 1840 - The Pathfinder (Cǎlǎuza)
  • 1841 - The Deerslayer (Vânǎtorul de cerbi)
  • 1851 - New York: or The Towns of Manhattan (New York: sau orașele din Manhattan) - neterminată
Excursion in Italy, 1838

Surse primare

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