James Fenimore Cooper

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United States novelist noted for his stories of American Indians and the frontier life (1789-1851)


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In a chapter on antebellum literature, Gatta considers William Cullen Bryant's poetry, James Fenimore Cooper's Leatherstocking novels, and Emerson's "Nature," exploring ways in which the natural world becomes a setting for worship or regeneration.
Miscegenation," he offered, "is the secret theme of the Leatherstocking novels.
Cooper drew upon assumptions about alcohol and Native Americans again in the next of his Leatherstocking novels, The Last of the Mohicans (1826).
Cooper lore abounds at Fenimore House (left) and around Otsego Lake (right), the Glimmerglass of the Leatherstocking novels.