The Pathfinder: Or, The Inland Sea
The Floating Press, 1. 7. 2011 - Počet stran: 538
Gear up for a stiff dose of frontier life with The Pathfinder, the third novel in James Fenimore Cooper's beloved Leatherstocking Tales series. Focusing on the pioneer hero Natty Bumppo and his efforts to help the scattered members of a frontier community in the American Midwest, the novel is rich in historical detail, conflict, and adventure.
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The idea that human beings were in their vicinity, in that ocean of wilderness, had deepened the flush on the blooming cheek and brightened the eye of the fair creature at his side, but she soon turned with a look of surprise to her ...
... on the other side of the Big Lakes, I am called La Longue Carabine, by the Mohicans, a justminded and upright tribe, what is left of them, Hawk Eye, while the troops and rangers along this side of the water call me Pathfinder, ...
"A soldier's calling is honorable, provided he has f1't only on the side of right," returned the Pathfinder, "and as the Frenchers are always wrong, and his sacred Majesty and these colonies are always right, I take it the Sergeant has ...
But I trust there are no French savages on this side the lake, and I think you said that Ontario is a broad sheet of water?" "Nay, it is broad in our eyes," returned Pathfinder, not caring to conceal the smile which lighted a face which ...
"That it hasn't, nor sides, nor bottom. The nation which is snugly moored on one of its coasts need fear ... There are about as many Iroquois on this side of Ontario as there are on the other. It is for this very reason, friend Cap, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewRecenze od uživatele - TheGalaxyGirl - LibraryThing
I read The Deerslayer and The Last of the Mohicans many years ago, and was interested to discover this version of Natty Bumppo. In keeping with his era, Cooper is quite long-winded and didactic at ... Přečíst celou recenzi
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A nice edition, with few typos and excellent critical apparatus. You don't, strictly speaking, need the notes (unless you must know the meaning of every nautical term), but you'll come to appreciate ... Přečíst celou recenzi