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Title The Heidenmauer, or, The Benedictines. A legend of the Rhine
Author/Composer/Artist Cooper, J. Fenimore
Publisher / Producer G.P. Putnam's Sons. The Knickerbocker Press
Publication / Performance Date 1832 circa
Publishing Location / Performance Venue New York and London
Summary First book in a series of 16 titles of a limited Iroquois edition of 1000 of the Writing of J. Fenimore Cooper. This, titled Heidenmauer (full title: The Heidenmauer; or, The Benedictines. A legend of the Rhine), is from set #250 in the print run.

The other books in this series entered into the database are 1976.1.1158.2; 1976.1.1158.3; and 1976.1.1158.4.
Physical Description Each book is bound in red leather; carries a similar title page with the exception that the book title is obviously idiosyncratic to each of the 4; and is illustrated with a woodblock print in the vicinity of the title page. These prints are protected by scrim paper. There are relatively few illustrations in the remainder of each book.
Condition Excellent
Associated with Marjorie Randolph Van Wickle Lyon
Catalog Number 1976.1.1158.1
Object Name Book
Search Terms American Indian
Limited edition