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The World's Great Chess Games

by Fine, Reuben

Condition: Almost Fine/Very Good

NY: Crown, 1951 Book has bookplate on FFEP (3"x4"), top edge of spine is very lightly bumped. DJ has two 3" rough tears on bottom front edge of DJ + a small spiderweb-like crese, 6" long tear along the rear edge along rear fore-edge, small piece missing on top rear edge along DJ spine, 5" rough tear along spine on rear edge of DJ. 281pp. Salmon pink cloth. 1st Ed. Tight, square, bright copy with firm corners. No remainder mark. No internal notes or markings. Unclipped DJ in Mylar cover ($4.00). Illus. in b&w. USPS Tracking provided. (H). First Edition. Cloth. Almost Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Illus. In B&W. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Chess.
  • Bookseller: On The Road Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17310
  • Title: The World's Great Chess Games
  • Author: Fine, Reuben
  • Illustrator: Illus. In B&W
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Almost Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Crown
  • Place: NY
  • Date published: 1951
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall



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