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Studies of Chess: containing Caissa, A Poem, by Sir William Jones; a Systematic Introduction to the Game; and the Whole Analysis of Chess by Philidor, A.D. and Pratt,Peter - 1803.
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Studies of Chess: containing Caissa, A Poem, by Sir William Jones; a Systematic Introduction to the Game; and the Whole Analysis of Chess

by Philidor, A.D. and Pratt,Peter

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London. Samuel Bagster. 1803. Handsomely bound in full period Tree Calf. Gilt ruled spine compartments. Red morocco,gilt ...

  • Title: Studies of Chess: containing Caissa, A Poem, by Sir William Jones; a Systematic Introduction to the Game; and the Whole Analysis of Chess
  • Author: Philidor, A.D. and Pratt,Peter
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Samuel Bagster.
  • Place: London.
  • Date published: 1803.
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ALEKHINE VS. BOGOLUBOW Book of the 1934 World Championship Match

Horowitz, I. A. and S. S. Cohen (Notes)

NY: Freeman. Very Good. 1934. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Stiff wraps; Small tears at spine ends, small dust rub on front cover; Chess Diagrams; .

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$40.00
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Knight Endings

Yury Lvovich Averbakh (1922- ) and Vitaly Chekgiver

133 pages with diagrams and index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 3/4") issued in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Translated by Mary Lasher from the Russian edition. (Lusis: 1113) First British edition. Knight Endings is the fifth volume to appear of Averbakh's great classic series on the endgam...

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$15.00
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Bishop Endings

Yury Lvovich Averbakh (1922- )

167 pages with diagrams and index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 3/4) issued in black with gilt lettering to spine. Translated by Mary Lasher. (Lusis: 1112) First British edition. Bishop Endings is the fourth volume to appear of Averbakh's great classic series on the endgame. The original Russiqn edition...

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$20.00
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Rook v Minor Piece Endings

Yury Lvovich Averbakh (1922- )

162 pages with diagrams and index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. Translated by Kenneth P Neat from the Russian edition. (Lusis: 1115) Firs British edition. Rook v Minor Piece Endings is the sixth volum...

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$20.00
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Bishop v Knight Endings

Yury Lvovich Averbakh (1922- )

vi+165 pages with diagrams and index. Octavo (9 3/4" x 5 3/4") bound in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine in original publisher's pictorial jacket. Translated from the Russian by K P Neat (Lusis: 1110) First British edition. Bishop v. Knight Endings is the third volume to appear of Aver...

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$20.00
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Benjamin Franklin and Chess in Early America: A Review of the Literature

Hagedorn, Ralph Karl

[4]+[7]-92 pages with 8 plates an appendix. Octavo (9" x 6 3/4") issued in black cloth with red and white lettering to spine. (Betts: 1-55). First edition. Contains the text of Franklin's The morals of Chess; a commentary on this essay with historical notes; Franklin's other writings on chess, t...

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$25.00
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Omaha: Spence. Very Good. 1955. Limited Edition. Spiral bound. 32 page booklet; Limited Edition - copy # 56 of 200, Vol. XV of the Amereican Tournament Series; Quarto .

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$75.00
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THE INTERNATIONAL CHESS CONGRESS ST. PETERSBURG, 1909

Lasker, Emanuel

NY: Lasker. Good. 1910. First Edition. Paperback. Spine, bottom edge and hinges tape reinforced, four chips to covers; Photos and diagrams .

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$100.00
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Torneo Internacional del Circulo de Ajedrez Octobre 1939

Czerniak, Moshe (1910-1984)

87 pages with illustration, tables and diagrams. Octavo (9" x 6 1/2") bound in original publisher's pictorial wrappers. (Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: 5601). First edition. The Torneo Internacional Circulo de Ajedrez was held in Buenos Aires, immediately after the 8th Chess Olympiad, ...

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$50.00
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XI olympiade des echecs schaakolympiade

Fédération Internationale des Échecs

unpaginaged with eight pages of plates, tables and index. Octavo (8 1/4" x 6 1/2") issued in wrappers. (Foldeak 218) First edition. During the war and in the decade afterwards Argentina became quite a force in the chess world. This stimulated the national federation to undertake - at the FIDE Co...

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$50.00