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Author: James Fenimore Cooper
Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers [©1963]
Series: Twayne's United States classics series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1831, this novel is set in Venice in the bygone days of the Doges. It was inspired by Cooper's travels in Italy. The author has intended to give his countrymen, writes Cooper in his preface, "a picture of the social system of the soi-disant republics of the other hemisphere." Cooper aims to show, William Cullen Bryant said, that all systems which reserve power for the strong, inherently  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851.
Bravo.
New York, Twayne Publishers [©1963]
(OCoLC)613228990
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Fenimore Cooper
OCLC Number: 916808
Description: 382 pages 21 cm.
Series Title: Twayne's United States classics series
Responsibility: Edited for the modern reader by Donald A. Ringe.

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Originally published in 1831, this novel is set in Venice in the bygone days of the Doges. It was inspired by Cooper's travels in Italy. The author has intended to give his countrymen, writes Cooper in his preface, "a picture of the social system of the soi-disant republics of the other hemisphere." Cooper aims to show, William Cullen Bryant said, that all systems which reserve power for the strong, inherently oppress the weak.

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