The Fair God


This antique hardcover book is bound in dark green cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering, and a bright gilt cover motif of an owl surrounded by a shield, bow and spear. Some edgewear to covers; inner pages slightly browned, but most are clean and unmarked. This novel of conquest is set in 16th-century Mexico. 586 pages; approx. 5"x8".



  • The Fair God; or, The Last of the 'Tzins: A Tale of the Conquest of Mexico
  • Lew Wallace
  • Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1885