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The Manual of Chess: Containing the Elementary Principles of the Game; Illustrated with Numerous Diagrams, Recent Games, and Original Problems.

Kenny, Charles

Published by New York. D. Appleton and Company. ., 1868
From Gadshill (Providence, RI, U.S.A.)

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122 pp. Small 12mo. An excellent 19th century American chess manual. Clear introduction and analysis. Numerous openings, presentation of games and problems for reader analysis. Originally issued in 1859. Excision of small rectangle (1/2" x 3/4") from cloth of spine (? title). Stain near hinge on rear cover. Wear at edges of spine, corners and edges of boards. Owner's signature in ink on front free end papers, dated Dec. 1872 and struck out lightly. Another owner's signature in pencil on second front free end paper. Else, Very Good. Red publisher's cloth. Gilt titling and blind rulings on front cover. Greenish yellow end papers. Bookseller Inventory # 11144

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Title: The Manual of Chess: Containing the ...

Publisher: New York. D. Appleton and Company. .

Publication Date: 1868

Illustrator: Frontispiece and numerous illustrations,

Edition: ? Third Edition.

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