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The Chess-Player's Handbook, a Popular and Scientific introduction to the Game of Chess
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The Chess-Player's Handbook, a Popular and Scientific introduction to the Game of Chess

By Staunton, Howard & Green, R. F.

London: George Bell, 1893. spine area sunned, worn at ends, hinges starting, text block generally sound, though well used, some old chess-related newspaper clippings pasted onto endpapers. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.51

The Dublin Bay Mermaid; A History 1932-2000
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The Dublin Bay Mermaid; A History 1932-2000

By Smyth, Paul

Dublin: Kompass, 2001. generally fine copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$23.03

The Forged Stamps of All Countries
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The Forged Stamps of All Countries

By Author Not Known

London: Dorn undated but probably around 1920, red wrappers chipped around edges, mild corner creasing to part of text, otherwise clean and sound, 237 pages, 350 diagrams.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$11.51

The Australian Air Mail Catalogue
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The Australian Air Mail Catalogue

By Eustis, Nelson (ed)

Adelaide: Hobby Investments, 1984. fourth edition, edge wear to dustwrapper, else generally fine, signed by the author.. Signed by Author. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.21

Die Hypermoderne Schachpartie
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Die Hypermoderne Schachpartie

By Tartakower, Dr Savielly G.

Vienna: Verlag der Wiener Schachzeitung, 1924. The original six parts in recent cloth binding. 384 pages, Formerly owned by Irish chess champion J. J. O'Hanlon, some of the pages in the loose parts had become creased and with small tears, and binding seemed the best way to preserve the text.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$287.85

The Hodder Stamp Dictionary
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The Hodder Stamp Dictionary

By Patrick, Douglas and Mary

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1973. first UK edition, chipping and handling wear to dustwrapper, book otherwise sound and clean, 277 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.51

The Sailing Cruiser
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The Sailing Cruiser

By Nixon, W. M.

London: Nautical Publishing Company, 1977. nice copy in nice dustwrapper, presentation inscription on endpaper from the author.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.82

The Cumberland Fleet: Two Hundred Years of Yachting 1775-1975. Foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales, Commodore, Royal Thames Yacht Club
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The Cumberland Fleet: Two Hundred Years of Yachting 1775-1975. Foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales, Commodore, Royal Thames Yacht Club

By Phillips-Birt, Douglas

London: Royal Thames Yacht Club, 1978. nice clean copy, illustrated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.82

British Chess Magazine Vol. 75, 1955
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British Chess Magazine Vol. 75, 1955

By Periodical

London: BCM, 1955. twelve issues of the magazine bound by myself in half-morocco as a project in bookbinding class in the early 90s, some imperfections, no doubt, to the trained eye, but sound and tight, better, I think, than the binder issued by the magazine, and the text is quite clean and free of foxing.. First Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$74.84

The Poker Encyclopedia
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The Poker Encyclopedia

By Allan, Elkan and Hannah Mackay

London: Portico, 2007. green baize cloth covered boards (clever idea) with a few scuff marks, text generally fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.51

The Book of the Woodcock
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The Book of the Woodcock

By McKelvie, Colin

London: Debrett's Peerage Limited, 1986. 208 pages, lavishly illustrated, generally fine condition. Sponsored by J&B Scotch Whisky, in association with Shooting Times.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$28.79

Everybody's Guide To Chess And Draughts With Diagrams, Problems And Examples
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Everybody's Guide To Chess And Draughts With Diagrams, Problems And Examples

By Peachey H.

London: Madgwick Houlston undated, probably late 19th century, cloth-covered card covers soiled and creased and with some bubbling, text block browned throughout, small portion at base of title page missing, some soiling and child doodling on a few pages. Draughts barely gets a mention - maybe ten pages at the end. 226 pages plus a few adverts. Fairly scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/No Jacket. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$9.21

Practical Chess Endings
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Practical Chess Endings

By Chernev, Irving

London: Faber & Faber, 1973. top edge dust-soiled, otherwise sound clean copy.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.51

A Treasury of British Chess Masterpieces
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A Treasury of British Chess Masterpieces

By Reinfeld, Fred

London: Chatto & Windus, 1950. dustwrapper quite torn, chunks missing, blue cloth and text sound and clean.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.27

500 Master  Games  of Chess - Book I- Open Games; Book II & III- Semi-open and Closed Games
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500 Master Games of Chess - Book I- Open Games; Book II & III- Semi-open and Closed Games

By Tartakeower, Dr S.; Du Mont, J.

London: Bell, 1952. a little fading to spine of volume 2, top edges with some dust-soil, generally sound set.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$57.57

Lessons in Chess Strategy
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Lessons in Chess Strategy

By Cozens, W. H.

London: Routledge, 1968. edges dust-soiled, otherwise sound clean copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.76

My Best Games Of Chess 1908 - 1923
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My Best Games Of Chess 1908 - 1923

By Alekhin, Alexander

London: Bell, 1927. green cloth nice and fresh, some dust-soil and foxing around text block edges, else generally sound copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.27

Basic Chess Openings
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Basic Chess Openings

By Edwards, Raymond

London: Routledge, 1976. top edge dust-soiled, otherwise sound clean copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.76

Total Chess
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Total Chess

By Spanier, David

New York: Dutton, 1984. sound clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.21

The Sicilian Dragon
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The Sicilian Dragon

By Levy D. N. L.

London: Batsford, 1976. dustwrapper a bit stained, book sound and clean.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.91

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