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My System / A Chess Treatise (William Blathwayt's copy)

Nimzowitsch, Aron / English version by Philip Hereford

Published by G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., 1929
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1929 First edition (no later dates, no later printings mentioned) full-bound in blue cloth with sun fading to spine and additionally across the top of both boards where they were shelved next to smaller volumes. Very good minus with modest wrinkling of cloth to top of front board. The poet William Blathwayt's copy with his "Virtute et Veritate" bookplate to front pastedown, along with a small bookseller's label showing book originally sold in Bath. The author was a master of "Positionsspiel" -- positional play in chess. Book remains square, otherwise unmarked & undamaged. Reprints are common, the true English first is elusive. Unfortunately, the original errata slip is missing. As the number of notation errors was considerable, we have laid in a modern two-page reprint of the 68 acknowledged errors. 302 pp. followed by two pages of ads. Reduced from $700. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: My System / A Chess Treatise (William ...
Publisher: G. Bell & Sons, Ltd.
Publication Date: 1929
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: glossy frontispiece portrait
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition

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