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Magic For Beginners

by Baron, Harry

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$8.00

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1967. Kaye and Ward Ltd. 159pp. White stain on rear board. Red top stain. DJ has stains, tears, chips, and creases, and wear. Book & DJ in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. SEE PHOTOS for condition of book you will receive. ALL PHOTOS taken by Hideaway Books at time of listing. Condition based on age of book. To ensure you receive… Read more
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$8.00
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Posers

by Kaplan, Philip

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Published
1963
Condition
Good-
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$7.00

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1963. Harper and Row. 86pp. Orange boards with black lettering. Corners are bumped and very frayed. Edges are worn and scuffed. Cover is worn. Fraying at ends on spine. DJ in fair, but intact. Inscription in pen on FEP. 80 Delightful Hurdles for Reasonably Agile MInds Book in good condition & DJ in acceptable condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. SEE PHOTOS for condition… Read more
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$7.00
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Winning Chess Combinations

by Bouwmeester, Hans

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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1977. David McKay Company, Inc. 138pp. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. DJ in G+. Color has faded and yellowed. Very light edge wear and wear/fraying to 2 corners. This is a straightforward guide to the most common types of combination. This book is a translation of a standard Dutch work by one of Holland's leading chess trainers. Book in very… Read more
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$10.00
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Alekhine's Defence

by Eales, R.G. and A. H. Williams

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Published
1973
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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1973. Chess Digest Inc. 140pp. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. One corner bumped and creased. Text is clean and unmarked. Green/blue top stain. Spine tilt. DJ is slightly faded and tanned. Edge wear. Analysis of the main variations of Alekhine's Defence: Four Pawns Attack, Modern Variation, Exchange Variation, Two Pawns Attack, 3 N-QB3 System and other lesser known… Read more
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Modern Ideas In Chess

by Reti, Richard

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
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$37.00

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1947. G. Bell and Sons. 181pp. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Edges and corners are lightly worn. A few pencil notes in the text and the margin. A small sticker on the front paste down. Dust jacket is very sunned, tanned, stained, and has large tears and chips. Modern Ideas In Chess Book & DJ in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY.… Read more
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This Is Magic

by Dexter, Will

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st
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$10.00

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1958. Citadel. 204pp. Red boards with black lettering on spine. Very good to fine condition. One small stain on bottom page edge. Dust jacket has wear along edges and corners. One inch tear on cover. Small tears along top edge. Secrets of the Conjurer's Craft Book in very good condition & DJ in good-acceptable condition. Not EX-LIBRARY. Minor shelfwear present. SEE… Read more
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How to Win End Games

by Yanofsky, D.A.

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$60.00

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1957. Pitman Publishing Corporation. 72pp. First Edition. Red boards with black lettering on spine. Stain on fore edge. Text is clean and unmarked.Dust jacket is sunned. Price clipped. Edge wear. Tanning, especially on the back. Faint pen marks on cover. Five chapters cover K & P, N & P, B & P, N vs B, Minor piece endings, with examples taken… Read more
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$60.00
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CHESS FROM MORPHY TO BOTWINNIK

by Konig, Imre

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
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$9.00

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1950. Bonanza Books. 202pp. Orange boards with black lettering on spine. Page 17 has a 6mm chip in it. Clean, square copy. Text is clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is lightly tanned. Tears in the corners. Tears and chips on top and bottom of spine. Chips and tears on edge of rear DJ. Recorded games by famed masters of the… Read more
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200 Modern Chess Traps in the Fianchetto Openings

by Howson, J.B.

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st American
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$14.50

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1970. A.S. Barnes and Co. First American Edition. 203pp. Grey boards with black lettering on spine. Two corners very lightly bumped. Text is clean and unmarked. Dust Jacket shows overall wear and edge wear. Corners are frayed. A few very small tear at the edge. 2mm hole in back cover of dust jacket. 200 Modern Chess Traps in the Fianchetto Openings Book in… Read more
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The 1974 World Chess Olympiad

by Keene, Raymond Dennis and David Levy

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
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$9.00

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1975. RHM Press. 199pp. 1st Edition. Orange boards with silver lettering on spine. Owner's name on front paste down. Book shows spine tilt. Checkmarks in pencil in the margins of text. Dust jacket: Curling slightly at edges. Edge wear. Light tanning and staining. Wear to corners and fraying to corner. The 1974 World Chess Olympiad Book & DJ in good condition.… Read more
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$9.00
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SACRIFICES IN THE SICILIAN

by Levy, David N. L

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Published
1974
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st American
ISBN
9780679130390
Item Price
$15.00

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1974. Mckay. 1st Amer. Ed. 163pp. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Blue top stain. Corners VERY lightly bumped. Book store sticker on front end paper. Text is clean and unmarked. Dust Jacket is in good condition. Light soiling and light edge wear. SACRIFICES IN THE SICILIAN Book & DJ in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. SEE PHOTOS for condition of… Read more
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How to Play the End Game in Chess

by Barden, Leonard

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Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780672520860
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$14.00

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1975. Macmillan Pub Co. 128pp. Grey boards with gilt lettering on spine. A 5mm rear end paper, other a fine copy. Dust jacket is a mustard color with a photo of 3 chess pieces. Light edge wear. Summary: Skill in the endgame is the hallmark which distinguishes the chess master or strong national expert from the talented amateur. Many players would… Read more
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Viktor Korchnoi's Best Games

by Korchnoi, Viktor

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Published
1978
Condition
Good
Edition
1st American
ISBN
9780679130550
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$13.00

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1978. David McKay Company. First American Edition. 293pp. Owner's name in pen on front paste down. Text is clean and unmarked. DJ: Cover has light scuffing and edge wear. Spine has soiling at edges and small tears. Rear has stains, scuffing, tears and edge wear. Viktor Korchnoi's Best Games Book & DJ in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. SEE PHOTOS for condition… Read more
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$13.00
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Test Tube Chess

by Roycroft, A. J.

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$16.00

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1972. Stackpole Books. First Edition. 370pp. BOOK: Text is clean and unmarked. Faint pencil marks on front end paper. DJ: Dust jacket has been protected by a mylar protective cover. Discoloration to one corner of flap. Some marks and soiling on mylar jacket, but not DJ. 433 Chess Diagrams Book & DJ in Very Good condition. Not EX-LIBRARY NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. Minor shelfwear may… Read more
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Chess Battle Strategies

by John Love

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780806949529
Item Price
$95.00

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1979. Sterling Pub. Co. 160pp. Black illustrated cover with yellow lettering. Soiling and wear to boards and spine. Corners are lightly bumped and slightly frayed. Inscription in pen on front end paper. text is clean and unmarked. Chess Battle Strategies Book is in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. No DJ. SEE PHOTOS for condition of book you will receive. ALL PHOTOS taken by… Read more
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$95.00
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Chess At A Glance

by Bloss, F. Donald

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$8.00

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1967. Van Nostrand Reinhold. 231pp. Black illustrated boards with red lettering. May have been ex-lib. Book has a library pouch on front paste down, but no other indications of being in a library. Overall light wear and sunning. Spine has a crease. Back cover has creases in the top clear film layer, not the board itself. Text is clean and… Read more
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1000 Best Short Games of Chess

by Chernov, Irving

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Published
1955
Condition
Good
Item Price
$80.00

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1955. Simon and Schuster. 555pp. Grey boards with yellow spine. NO DJ. Corners are bumped and frayed. Yellow top stain. Book shows some scuffing and wear. Faint pencil marks on front end paper. Text is clean and unmarked. One of the classic books in the chess world. Book is in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. No DJ. SEE PHOTOS for condition of book… Read more
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$80.00
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The Art of the Checkmate

by Renaud, Georges and Victor Kahn

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Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
1st
Item Price
$28.00

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1953. Simon & Schuster. First Edition. Green boards with gilt lettering on spine. 208pp. Dark green top stain. Owner's name in pencil on front end paper. Corners are bumped and worn. Stains on front end paper. Wear on top and bottom of spine. Light wear and scuffs on boards. Text is clean and unmarked. The Art of the Checkmate Book is… Read more
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Gambits Accepted

by Fletcher L. Elliott

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Published
1954
Condition
Good-
Item Price
$13.00

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1954. Routledge & Kegan Paul LTD. 254pp. Red boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine tilt. Text is clean and unmarked. Spine is sunned. Corners are bumped and worn and frayed. Spine top and bottom are worn and frayed. Stamp on front end paper. A Study of Opening Sacrifices Book is in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. No DJ. SEE PHOTOS for… Read more
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Chess of Today

by Emery, Alfred

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Item Price
$15.00

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1924. David McKay Company. 108pp. Red boards with black lettering. Wear and light fraying at top and bottom of spine. Wear to board edges. Name plate on front paste down. Text is clean and unmarked. After the introduction section there are six sections covering chess games of 1918 through 1923 respectively. Book is in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. No DJ. SEE PHOTOS… Read more
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