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The Fair God; or, The Last of the 'Tzins: A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico by Lewis Chase (Ed.) - First Edition - 1873 - from Quaker House Books (SKU: 003856)

The Fair God; or, The Last of the 'Tzins: A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico

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The Fair God; or, The Last of the 'Tzins: A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico

by Lewis Chase (Ed.)

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  • First
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Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1873. First Edition with all of the points of a first pritning as noted in "Seven Authors of Crawfordsville, Indiana. (1" collation with numbers and letters on bottom of various pages of the signatures, bevelled edges. Publisher's imprint at bottom of spine, brown cloth covers and endpapers. and gilt owl and lettering on spine). First printings were in either brown, green, or purple cloth. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown and signature on title page. Bumping and rubbing of ends of spine and corners. Light cracking of front hinge. Moderate wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Quaker House Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003856
Title
The Fair God; or, The Last of the 'Tzins: A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico
Author
Lewis Chase (Ed.)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
James R. Osgood and Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1873
Keywords
Fiction, Historical
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, History;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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