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The Oak-Openings; Or the Bee-Hunter


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The Oak-Openings; Or the Bee-Hunter - Cooper, James Fenimore
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One of his lesser known works, Oak Openings or The Bee Hunter is one of Cooper's last novels. The book opens with the meeting of four men, Elksfoot, Pigeonswing, Benjamin Boden, and Gershom Waring. Boden is a bee-hunter, who searches for natural bee hives and harvests the honey. Waring is a down-on-his-luck alcohol trader. And the lives of the two Indians are a source of intrigue. As the four settle into Boden's house for dinner and conversation, they begin talking about the politics of the day, including the impending war ...

The Oak-Openings; Or the Bee-Hunter 2016, Palala Press

ISBN-13: 9781358683077


The Oak Openings: Or the Bee-Hunter 2015, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781519225566

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The Oak-Openings; Or the Bee-Hunter. 2010, Nabu Press, Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781147201512

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Oak Openings or the Bee Hunter 2007, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781602068766

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