James Fenimore Cooper Check Signed and Clipped Signature, ...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionJames Fenimore Cooper Check Signed and Clipped Signature, "J. Fenimore Cooper." 1) Check, 5.5" x 2.5", Cooperstown, New York; September, 15, 1834. Check signed by the American writer Cooper (1789-1851), drawn the Otsego County Bank, in Cooperstown, to pay himself $100. 2) Title page, 4.25" x 7.5", of Cooper's book The Wing-and-Wing, or Le Feu-Follet; a Tale, Vol. 1. (Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1842), with a clipped signature of Cooper glued on page.
Condition: Check in good condition; title page is torn from a book, with water staining at top and some foxing; gall ink has caused small paper loss over signature. Fair.
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