Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1841. First edition. Chingachgook & Deerslayer. The last of Cooper's "Leatherstocking Tales" of Natty Bumpo in the American wilderness, although it is the first in terms of sequence — Set on Ostego Lake in Upstate New York, Natty Bumpo is depicted as a young man against..... Read More about The Deerslayer: or, The First War-Path. A Tale. By the Author of "The Last of the Mohicans"