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Leather-Stocking Tales

[leth -er-stok-ing] /ˈlɛð ərˌstɒk ɪŋ/
noun
1.
a series of historical novels by James Fenimore Cooper, comprising The Pioneers, The Last of the Mohicans, The Prairie, The Pathfinder, and The Deerslayer.
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  • "You've read the 'Leather-Stocking Tales,'" said Wilhelm, ironically.

    Atlantis Gerhart Hauptmann
  • The Leather-Stocking Tales had opened a new world to him, and he was charmed.

    The Story of Cooperstown Ralph Birdsall
  • And yet he was an original; for he assured us that he had never read the Leather-Stocking Tales.

    On Horseback Charles Dudley Warner

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