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The Principles Of Chess In Theory and Practice

By Mason, James




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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

James Mason (1849-1905)

xii+366 pages with diagrams. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's red cloth with yellow lettering to spine and pictorial chess board to cover in original pictorial jacket. Edited and revised by Fred Reinfeld. (10-183) Second revised edition. The author commences with an explanation of the rules and notation, continuing with an examination of the basic elements, followed by a section analyzing basic types of end-games. General middle-game strategy and combination are expounded through a series of diagrammed positions. The final part of the book discusses the opening and give 33 illustrative games from master practice, with notes emphasizing opening theory and strategy. Condition: Jacket edges lightly chipped with some small closed tears else a better than very good in a very good to fine dust jacket.

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THE PRINCIPLES OF CHESS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

James Mason

Horace Cox. Good. 1894. Hardcover. A good 1984 original hardcover (NOT a print-on-demand facsimile) in aged lightly soiled red boards with several small dings in the edge and bumped/rubbed corners, the spine with bright gilt lettering is tanned and bumped/rubbed to the ends, very good internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages quite tanned/foxed to the text-block edges. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 50x75 .

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The Principles Of Chess in Theory and Practice

James Mason

London: Horace Cox, 1908. Fourth edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover 12mo. in maroon cloth stamped in gilt. "The Fourth Edition Revised and Enlarged" stated on the title page. Frontispiece engraved portrait of James Mason. viii+ 330 pp. plus one page adverts at rear, Illustrated throughout with chess diagrams. A tight, very good exmaple, modest sunning to the spine and a small area of adhesions rear cover. Ink inscription on the front free endpaper reads, "Adam ________/ Winner of Bath Eden Chess Tournament 1923".

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The principles of chess in theory and practice

Mason, James

Dover Pub, 1960. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

Mason, James

David McKay. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1910. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. This specific hardback book is in very good condition with some minor wear to the cover or edges and corners but with a hard board cover that has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. The dust jacket is in very good condition with some cover or edge wear. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes for shipment and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "This collectible book has a dark red-brown cloth cover with gilt lettering and decor. There is a 4-page publisher catalog in the rear listing more books on chess. It contains 3 appendixes, dozens of black and white diagrams, tons of sample games and sample plays taken from master games of the 1880s-1890s, in standard notation. Written by James Mason (1849-1905) one of the world's top chess players of the era. It was originally published in 1894 and this is the 4th revised and enlarged edition. Topics include: Elements of chess. Rules of the game. Forces specified. Mate. Queening. Opposition of forces. General principles. Principles of combination. Master play. Openings. King's knight's gambit. King's bishop's gambit and much, much more."; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 330 pages .

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THE PRINCIPLES OF CHESS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

Mason, James

Philadelphia: David Mc Kay. VG/NONE. 1910. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Ca1910. Burgundy cloth, gilt decorated/lettered. Revised and enlarged edition. Light extremity wear/rubbing. A touch of eps foxing. And a couple small lightening spots/minor flecking on covers. A couple small closed edge tears on fep/fly leaf. ; diagram Illus.; 330 pages .

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The Principles Of Chess In Theory And Practice.

MASON, JAMES.

London, Horace Cox, 1908.. Fourth Revised And Enlarged Edition; Sm. 8vo; pp. viii, 330(+ 1 page of advertisments); portrait frontispiece, b/w illustrations throughout, appendix; rebound retaining original decorative cloth on both front and rear boards and spine, gilt title on spine, new endpapers, some minor foxing, a good copy.

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The Principles of Chess In Theory and Practice

MASON, James

Phila: David McKay, 1910. Hardcover. Good. 4th revised. Good plus in Decorated boards. Covers rubbed at edges, front hinge starting. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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The principles of chess in theory and practice

Mason, James

London, UK: H. Cox, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good. 324. "Nice Firm Clean copy ! Spine ends worn. 324 pages. . ISBN: B00085LBM8. Catalogs: Chess.

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The Principles of Chess In Theory and Practice

Mason, James

Phild.: David McKay. VG. ND. 4th Edition. Hardcover. ND but 1930's, 4th edition revised & enlarged. Bound in maroon cloth w ith gold lettering & design. 8vo size, 330pp. A Very Good copy. Corner s and spine tips have small rub marks. Endpaper slightly tanned. Conte nts soild, clean. .

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The Principles Of Chess In Theory And Practice.

MASON, JAMES.

New York, Dover Publications, Inc., (1960).. 8vo; pp. xii, 366 (xx); diagrams, advertisements; original stiff illustrated worn wrapper; otherwise a very good copy.

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The principles of chess in theory and practice,

Mason, James

David McKay, 1910. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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THE PRINCIPLES OF CHESS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

JAMES MASON

Baker Press. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear.

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice.

MASON, JAMES.

Horace Cox,, 1894.. Hardbound (no DJ). Good.

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The Principles of Chess in theory and practice.

James Mason:

London: The Field Press, no date [c. 1915]. Fifth edition, revised (hardback). 12mo (18cm by 12cm), viii, 330pp, 2pp adverts. Text illustrations. Original red cloth, gilt titling to the front board and the spine. Titling a little dulled on the spine, light staining of the boards, endpapers browned. Overall, this book is in good plus condition. Undated; COPAC gives conflicting suggestions as to the date of this edition (1915 or 1921).

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The Principles of Chess in Theory & Practice (Revised Edition)

Mason, James

NY.: David McKay., (c1946).. Maroon cloth.. Lower back fore-edge cover corner bumped, else NF/Poor dj missing large back piece.. 8vo. Numerous diagrams.. Revised by Fred Reinfeld.

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

Mason, James

Horace Cox, 1902. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. In brown cloth..

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice.

Mason, James:

GB: Horace Cox, 1894. Very clean tight text but covers bit marke and spine which has some minor loss is reglued. So just a working copy. . 1st Edition. Hardback. Good/No DW.

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Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

Mason, James

Philadelphia: David McKay Publisher, 1946. some wear around edges and corners, name inked on front pastedown and free front endpage, 366 pages. . Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 ".

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

Mason, James

London: Horace Cox, 1900. spine ends a bit worn, slight lean to binding, text block clean and sound. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Third Edition.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

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THE PRINCIPLES OF CHESS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

JAMES MASON

Baker Press, 2007-10-26. Paperback. Good. Excellent customer service. Prompt Customer Service.

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

James Mason

David McKay. Used - Good. Good condition. No dust jacket.

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THE PRINCIPLES OF CHESS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

JAMES MASON

Baker Press, 2007-10-26. Paperback. Used:Good.

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

Mason, James

Horace Cox, 1900. 3rd. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 327 pages (complete). Boards edge worn, sunned, marked. Tanning, foxing, minor markings. However, it is still in good condition, tightly bound and intact. 3rd edition. MN.

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The Principles Of Chess In Theory And Practice

Mason, James

Horace Dox, 1896. Hardcover. VG -. Hardcover / No jacket / Previous owner's name within / Hinges split but binding solid

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The Principles of Chess in Theory and Practice

James Mason

David McKay Company, Inc., 1946-01-01. Hardcover. Good. . Cover shows minor wear. Minor writing on the ffep. Pages are clean.

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