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Chess World Volume 12 by Cecil John Seddon Purdy (1906-1979) [editor] - Paperback - First - 1957 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: C0075)

Chess World Volume 12

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Chess World Volume 12

by Cecil John Seddon Purdy (1906-1979) [editor]

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272 pages with diagrams, tables, illustrations, pictures and index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 1/2") issued in green and white pictorial wrappers. Volume 12, 12 issues. (Betts: 7-106) First edition.
Published from 1946-1967), published monthly from 1946-1965, varies after 1965. Incorporating Check and The Australian Chess Review. Volume 1 was first published in February and is a combined issue of numbers 1 and 2. The Nov/Dec 1967 number was not published. Editor was Cecil John Seldon Purdy. (Betts 7-106, Van Manen 355) Condition: Edge wear.
Some edge wear, number 1 front wrapper sunned A very good set.


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Chess World Volume 12
Cecil John Seddon Purdy (1906-1979) [editor]
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