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A NEW TREATISE ON CHESS, Containing the Rudiments of the Science with an Analysis of the Best Methods of Playing the different Openings and Ends of Games;
London, published by Messrs Walker and Son, 1832.. Including Many Original Postitions and a Selection of FIFTY CHESS PROBLEMS never before printed in this Country. FIRST EDITION, 1832. Small thin 8vo, approximately 190 x 110 mm, 7½ x 4½ inches, engraved frontispiece of chess board, pages: [4], 1-80, original publisher's dark green linen binding, spine neatly repaired with matching cloth, printed label to upper cover. Pale marks to covers, label has damage with loss of letters, inner hinges cracked, pastedowns and endpapers heavily foxed, pale foxing to frontispiece, pale offset from frontispiece onto title page, some pale age-browning and pale foxing to text, otherwise a good copy of the first edition. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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