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Instructional Chess and Solitaire Card Game Books, Late 19th/Early 20th Century

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: The Chess Players’ Compendium: A Practical Guide to the Openings with New Supplement (William Cook and Alfred Emery, 1910), The Chess-Player’s Handbook: A Popular and Scientific Introduction To the Game of Chess (Howard Staunton, 1900), Dick’s Games of Patience: Or, Solitaire with Cards (Edited by William B. Dick, 1884), My System: A Chess Treatise (Aron Nimzowitsch; English version by Philip Hereford, 1930)
Genre: Activity and Game Books, Essays, Treatises and Speeches, Instructional and Textbooks
Binding: Cloth on board
Dust Jacket: No
Period: Late 19th/ Early 20th Century
Edition Statement: Fifth Edition, Revised Edition
Language: English
Number of Books: 4

Condition

- wear to covers with rubbed edges, bumped corners and soiling; writing to endpapers; cracked hinges; tanning and fading to text blocks and text edges; shaken but generally tight bindings; bowing.

Dimensions

1.0" W x 9.75" H x 6.5" D

- measures The Chess Players’ Compendium.

Item #

ITMG527861

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