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Chess Volume 16 by Baruch Harold "B H" Wood (1909-1989) editor

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...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$100.00


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

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, vari...

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$100.00


THE PALINGENESIS OF CRAPS by Tinker, Edward Larocque

New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, 1933. Cloth and decorated boards, paper label. Portrait. Top edge a bit dusty, slight tanning at board edges, otherwise very good or better. First edition in book form. One of 400 numbered copies printed on handmade ...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$100.00


IV Torneo Interzonal Portoroz, 1958 by Puig Laborda, Jorge (1928- )

Catalan: Libreria Papeleria, 19 viii+137 pages tables. Quarto (11 1/4" x 8 3/4") issued in wrappers. Voluume VI in Coleccion de Torneos Seleccionados. 1st edition. The fourth Internzonal in 1958 was moved from Sweden for the first time, being held in Yug...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$100.00


Das Grossmeisterturnier zu St Petersburg im Jahre 1914 Sammlung samtlicher Partien mit ausfuhrlichen Ammerkungen Lm Auftrage des Turnier-Komitees by Tarrasch, Siegbert (1862-1934)

xxiv+[v]+185 pages with plates, diagrams and tables. Octavo (8 1/4" x 5 3/4") bound in red cloth with paper label to spine. (Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: 5322) First and second edition.The tournament celebrated the 10th anniversary of the St. ...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$100.00


Kongress des Deutschen Schachbundes in Berlin 1920 by Post, Alfred M Ehrhardt (1881-1947)

155+[4 ad] pages with diagrams and tables. Royal octavo (9" x 6") bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:5335. First edition.The Mannheim chess congress 1914 ended after eleven rounds by the outbreak of ...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$100.00


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