THE BOOK OF CHESS: Containing the Rudiments of the Game, and Elementary Analyses of the Most Popular Openings, exemplified in games actually played by the greatest masters.... Also a series of Chess Tales, with illustrations engraved from original designs. H. R. Agnel.

THE BOOK OF CHESS: Containing the Rudiments of the Game, and Elementary Analyses of the Most Popular Openings, exemplified in games actually played by the greatest masters.... Also a series of Chess Tales, with illustrations engraved from original designs.

New-York: D. Appleton, 1856. Early edition. Original Cloth. pp: xiv, (5)-509, (10) publisher's ads; two engraved plates with tissue guards (spotty foxing), chess-board illustrations throughout the text. Bound in blind-stamped red cloth, gilt spine lettering and cover picture, yellow coated endpapers. Woman's neat signature dated 1857 on free endpaper. 7.5" x 4.75" Very Good. Item #038785

Price: $80.00

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