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Chess Volume 16 by Baruch Harold

Chess Volume 16

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Chess Volume 16

by Baruch Harold "B H" Wood (1909-1989) editor

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  • hardcover
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288 pages with diagrams, photographs, tables, plates, lacks index. Royal octavo (9 1/2" x 7 1/2") bound in half green cloth with green marbled boards. Twelve issues. Volume 16 numbers 181-192. (Betts: 7-91) First edition.

In 1935, Wood founded the magazine CHESS, which became one of the two leading chess magazines in Great Britain. He edited it until 1988, when it was taken over by Pergamon Press. The magazine absorbed The Social Chess Quarterly, July 1936 and the Canadian Chessner, August 1937. The later was continued as Canadian Supplement, published in Montreal in typescript and inserted in Canadian members subscribers' copies of the Chess (edited by Dudley M Leain)

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Rebound in half green cloth with green marbled stiff boards with "Chess Club" knight on front cover, fold in issues where mailed else about very good.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
C0250
Title
Chess Volume 16
Author
Baruch Harold "B H" Wood (1909-1989) editor
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Chess
Place of Publication
Sutton Coldfield
Date published
1951
Keywords
Chess, Ajedrez, Schach, Echecs
Size
Royal octavo

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octavo
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Cloth
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