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BY J. FENIMORE COOPER, ESQ.
“ HOMEWARD BOUND,” “THE PILOT," "THE SPY,”
IN THREE VOLUMES.
RICHARD BENTLEY, NEW BURLINGTON STREET.
When Mr. Effingham determined to return home, he sent orders to his agent to prepare his town house in New York for his reception, intending to pass the winter in it, and to visit his country residence when the spring should fairly open. Accordingly, Eve now found herself at the head of one of the largest establishments in the largest American town, within an hour after she had landed from the ship. Fortunately for her, however, her father was too just to consider a wife or a daughter