Category: Chess


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Chess Player's Pocket-book and Manual of Openings

By: Mortimer (editor), James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Fitzgerald (Dick & Fitzgerald): [1894]

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 17936

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Some spotting of brown cloth covered boards, a repair of front hinge left a couple of pages skewed. Pages 69-74 assembled upside down. Notations on back free end paper ; There are no titles on boards ; Oblong 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 74 pages; This American edition is undated but appears to be published shortly before 1900 (Worldcat) View more info

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How to Play Chinese Chess

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Chinese Chess Association: 2008

Seller ID: 15568

Condition: Very Good+

Only slight edge wear, some scuffing of spine. ; This was published to honour the 25th Anniversary of the establishment of Edmonton Chinese Chess Association. The book is printed in English and Chinese with glossy card covers and glossy pages. There are many advertisements. Also included are many photos of the members of the association and group photos from recent competitions. A bright, solid book. ; Trade PB; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 126 pages; From the introduction - "The game of Chinese chess, known as elephant chess, is played by Chinese the world over... The... View more info