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La Nouvelle Régence, Revue Spéciale des Échecs by Paul Journoud (1821-1882) [editor] - Paperback - 1862 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: C0662a)

La Nouvelle Régence, Revue Spéciale des Échecs

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La Nouvelle Régence, Revue Spéciale des Échecs

by Paul Journoud (1821-1882) [editor]

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384 pages with diagrams. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 1/2") with original wrappers. From the library of James Barrett. Volume 3. (Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: 6016). First edition.

Volume one was published as La Régence and Nouvelle was added to the title starting with volume two. First published in 1860 and discontinued in 1864. Edited by Paul Journoud, who was a member of the Café de la Régence Chess Club of Paris. He was an editor of several chess periodicals: La Régence (1860), La Nouvelle Régence (1861–1864), Le Palamède Français (1864), and Le Sphinx (1865–1867).

James J. Barrett wrote a few chess columns in the Buffalo area. In a chess magazine beginning on page 1 of the March 1948 Chess Review: he wrote a letter of complaint about the magazine’s choice of front-cover photographs. He played a substantial role in Paul Morphy The Pride and Sorrow of Chess by David Lawson (New York, 1976), and in the Acknowledgments (page vii) Lawson wrote, ‘I wish particularly to express gratitude for the suggestions and generous help of James J. Barrett, with special reference to the selection, preparation, and proofreading of the games.’

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Paper spine lacking, heavy edge wear to wrappers with some soiling, Barrett's book plate on front end paper. A good copy.

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The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
C0662a
Title
La Nouvelle Régence, Revue Spéciale des Échecs
Author
Paul Journoud (1821-1882) [editor]
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Café de la Régence
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1862
Keywords
Chess Schach Ajedrez Eches

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