The Red Rover, : a tale. / By the author of The pilot, &c.&c. ; [One line of quotation] ; In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].

Author
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Philadelphia: : Carey, Lea & Carey.--Chesnut-Street., 1828.
Description
2 v. ; 18 cm.

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Library of Congress genre(s)
Fiction [Browse]
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Volume 2 dated 1827.
  • Vol. 1: 274, [2] p.; v. 2: 262, [2] p.
  • Signatures: v. 1, A-Y⁶ Z⁶ (Z6 blank); v. 2, A-Y⁶.
  • Publisher's advertisement, v. 2, p. [263-264].
  • Perhaps a made up copy, v. 1 (1828) of a 2d issue? Advertised in the Philadelphia Democratic press Dec. 6-18, 1827 as "in press". On Jan. 8, 1828, its publication is announced "on Wednesday next", and on Jan. 9, as "received and for sale".
  • Previously published (Dec. 7, 1827) in Paris and London.
References
  • BAL 3839
  • Wright, L.H. Amer. fiction, 1774-1850 (2nd ed.), 703
  • Shoemaker 28600
Place name(s)
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
OCLC
1137184086
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