Posted by Penny Saved-Penny Earned on October 24, 1998 at 12:39:30:
In Reply to: A Post Of Cooperisms From The English Trader! posted by E Lane on October 24, 1998 at 10:40:25:
:E Lane wrote:
: 'Tis true! The English Trader has delivered the goods ...
: An 1859 edition of Wish-Ton-Wish & an 1860 edition of Satanstoe by the same publisher (W. A. Townshend & Co.) with lithographs by
: iillustrator F. O. C. Darley. They are a matched set with the same brown cover and gold foil emblem of shield, swords, musket, powerderhorn, spear, & bow and arrow! They're beautiful! Both were published within a decade of Mr. JFC's passing (1851) ... and they're MINE!
As co-prez of the CCCC I am very interested in the growing library of Cooperisms that Mohicanland is acquiring. I do hope that we achieve the goal of cornering the market on Coopergoods. At present I am knee deep in my additions of various editions, as I am making a grande catalogue. I would also like to keep a list of other various editions owned by Mohicanites and Townies so we of the CCCC can keep a record of all that is in existence. Thank you E Lane for your update, and congratulations on your late
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