COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE. 1789-1851.
BOUND WITH A HOLOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT LEAF.
The Writings. New York & London: G.P.Putnam's Sons, . 33 volumes. Illustrated throughout including with hand-colored frontispiece on japanese vellum and photogravure title-page vignette to each volume. 8vo. Original 3/4 green levant over marbled boards, gilt-lettered spines, t.e.g. Spines faded to brown, chips to head and tail of spine on a few volumes, joints occasionally rubbed, light shelfwear.
Limited edition, no 23 of 63 in the Author's Autograph Edition, bound with an original 41-line holograph manuscript leaf by Cooper for The Oak Openings, numbered "27" in Cooper's hand.