The Chainbearer; or, The Littlepage Manuscripts Awarded CSE Seal

On 11 March 2015, the Committee on Scholarly Editions (CSE) awarded the CSE seal to The Chainbearer; or, The Littlepage Manuscripts, by James Fenimore Cooper, edited by Lance Schachterle and James P. Elliott. The volume will be published by AMS Press.

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