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Cooper, Susan Fenimore 1813-1894

Overview
Works: 123 works in 449 publications in 2 languages and 6,712 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sea stories  Guidebooks  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Western stories  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PZ3.C786, 813.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Fenimore Cooper
Rural hours by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

58 editions published between 1850 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences of a city woman's experiences in the country revealing the nostalgia of a rapidly urbanizing and industrializing nation for rural life
Essays on nature and landscape by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pages and pictures, from the writings of James Fenimore Cooper by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1861 and 1980 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is an illustrated collection of the writings of James Fenimore Cooper, complete with notes by Susan Fenimore Cooper
Mount Vernon: a letter to the children of America by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1858 and 1977 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

9 editions published between 1876 and 1898 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a Mohican brave's struggle to protect two English girls from an evil Huron
Elinor Wyllys, or, The young folk of Longbridge a tale by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1846 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilot by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

15 editions published between 1829 and 1901 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt during the Revolutionary War to abduct some Englishmen for exchange against American prisoners. Plot suggested by the adventures of John Paul Jones
The rhyme and reason of country life, or, Selections from fields old and new by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1854 and 1856 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Red Rover by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

11 editions published between 1875 and 1894 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1828, this is a nautical adventure that pits a notorious 18th-century pirate against a ragtag crew of black and white sailors who must overcome their differences and band together for the fight
Afloat and ashore : a sea tale by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

15 editions published between 1884 and 1978 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a rugged old sailor, Miles Wallingford from his boyhood on an Ulster County farm to his many adventures during his years at sea
William West Skiles; a sketch of missionary life at Valle Crucis in western North Carolina, 1842-1862 by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

4 editions published between 1890 and 1992 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crater : or, Vulcan's Peak by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

17 editions published between 1847 and 1978 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Crater" was originally published in 1847 and is one of the first castaway books after Robinson Crusoe. It was the basis for Jules Verne"s "The Mysterious Island" and also an early book about a utopia. This book is one of Cooper's last works, and one of his most impressive. A wealth of scientific and technological information is displayed in both the maritime exploits of the earlier portion and the construction of the colony in the second half of the book, and is impressive evidence of Cooper's mastery of nineteenth century discoveries. Iin his novels of social criticism, such as "The Crater," Cooper created memorable characters and events that bear witness to his perceptive intellect and observing eye
The Water-Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

15 editions published between 1800 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The action is set] around New Jersey and Manhattan island and environs. The Water-Witch is a trim, beautiful, very fast sailing vessel smuggling goods into the North American colonies of the last Stuart Monarch, Queen Anne. The time is the early second decade of the 18th Century, approximately 1712
Miles Wallingford : sequel to afloat and ashore by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1884 and 1978 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned American author James Fenimore Cooper had a lifelong fascination with the sea -- and a deep appreciation for the brave men who spent their lives traversing it. In the novel Miles Wallingford, the sequel to Cooper's Afloat and Ashore, Cooper focuses on the life story of one remarkable sailor, the Wallingford of the title, who recounts his exploits on the sea as a young man
The prairie by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

5 editions published between 1889 and 1898 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to The Pioneers finds Natty going West and opposing the destruction of the land of the animals
The Pathfinder by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

9 editions published between 1884 and 1900 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to The Last of the Mohicans, Natty Bumppo tries to help a small outpost on Lake Ontario
The wing-and-wing, or, Le feu-follet : a tale by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

17 editions published between 1884 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raoul Yvard, a French privateer, is determined to rescue Admiral Caraccioli of Naples from execution by Lord Nelson, because of Raoul's love for Admiral Caraccioli's daughter
Country rambles in England; or, Journal of a naturalist by J. L Knapp( Book )

4 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of a naturalist in the United States by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

7 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elinor Wyllys. A tale by Susan Fenimore Cooper( Book )

8 editions published between 1845 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elinor Wyllys is a coming-of-age story that tells of a young woman's growth to maturity as well as her community's struggle to accommodate changes in American society. Elinor, who was orphaned at a young age, grows up in a small northeastern community with her kindly grandfather and doting aunt. When her finace falls in love with another woman of the town, Elinor vows to devote herself to her town. At the same time, Longbridge is a growing community, with the old ways of life bumping up against the new Jacksonian democracy. Susan Fenimore Cooper, the daughter of the famous novelist, presents a vibrant picture of small-town 1830's America in this, her only published novel
 
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Alternative Names
Author of "Rural hours"

Cooper, Susan Augusta Fenimore 1813-1894

Cooper, Susan F. 1813-1894

Fenimore Cooper, Susan 1813-1894

Lady author of "Rural hours"

"Rural hours," Author of

Susan Fenimore Cooperov√° Susan Fenimore Cooperov√°

Languages
English (271)

French (1)

Covers
Essays on nature and landscapeElinor Wyllys. A taleNineteenth-century literature criticism