"HOW ALL HIS PAGES GLOW WITH CREATIVE FIRE!" (BALZAC)
(COOPER, James Fenimore). The Wing-and-Wing, or Le Feu-Follet. Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1842. Two volumes. Small octavo, modern full brown tree sheep. $675.
First America edition, published only five days after the London first edition.
A novel of the sea, set in Napoleonic Europe. Spiller & Blackburn 34. BAL3901. Bookplates.