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Stockholm Interzonal Tournament 1962

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: [Nottingham], [Chess Player]: 1962

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009193

Condition: Very Good


64pp. Stapled pictorial wraps. Price on the front cover inked out with black marker. A complete record of this important tournament which Bobby Fisher won at the age of 18, also making him the first non-Soviet to win an interzonal. All of the games in the tournament recorded in chess notation. Rare. OCLC locates only two copies globally and only one in the United States (the other being located in Australia). Minor creasing. Numerous small indentations on the back wrap. ... View more info

British Chess Magazine, Volumes 111-116, 1991-1996

By: N/A

Price: $325.00

Publisher: East Sussex, British Chess Magazine: 1991

Seller ID: 014392

Condition: Very Good


592pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. All of the original issues for each year bound in maroon cloth and gilt lettering stamped on the spines. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The American Chess Player's Hand Book...

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.: 1910

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020762

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Revised Edition. Original maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Frontispiece of a chess board printed in two colors (red and black). Diagrams. The full title reads, "Teaching the Rudiments of the Game, and Giving an Analysis of all the Recognized Openings. Illustrated by Appropriate Games Actually Played by Morphy, Harrwitz, Anderssen, Staunton, Evans, Montgomery, Meek and Others. Including Lasker, Steinitz, Schlechter, Pillsbury, and Other Recen... View more info

Michael Adams; Development of a Grandmaster

By: Adams, Bill & Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Chess: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019870

Condition: Very Good


143pp. + 2pp. indices + 1 page ad. Diagrams. Illustrated. Some creasing. The story of a British teenage grandmaster. View more info

Bobby Fischer: His Approach to Chess

By: Agur, Elie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cadogan: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2591

Condition: Very Good


276pp. + 1pp. ad. Illustrated with diagrams. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

How Good is Your Chess? Rate Your Skill and Improve Your Strategy By Participating in 35 Master Games

By: Barden, Leonard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2576

Condition: Very Good


112pp. + 15pp. ads. Illustrated with diagrams. Some rubbing to the extremities. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Enigma of Chess Intuition: Can You Mobilize Hidden Forces in Your Chess?

By: Beim, Valeri

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alkmaar, New in Chess: 2012

Seller ID: 009779

Condition: Fine


268pp. + 4pp. ads. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Fun and Games: A Text on Game Theory

By: Binmore, Ken

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2916

Condition: Very Good


627pp. Illustrated with the classic illustrations of Tenniel for Alice in Wonderland. Some creasing and surface scuffing to the wraps. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Chess: First Steps

By: Bott, R. & S. Morrison

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bell Publishing:

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 009042

Condition: Very Good


192pp. Illustrated by Patricia Lindsay. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. Some staining to the cloth. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Primer of Chess

By: Capablanca, J.R.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Diego, Harcourt Inc.:

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009634

Condition: Near Fine


281pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Starting Chess

By: Castor, Harriet

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1995

Edition: Fifteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 011624

Condition: Very Good


32pp. Illustrated. Edited by Rebecca Treays. Creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Winning Chess Traps

By: Chernev, Irving

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Chess Review: 1946

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2568

Condition: Near Fine


306pp. Illustrated with diagrams. A few small closed tears to the jacket and a faint pencil notation on the back panel. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The Most Instructive Games of Chess Ever Played: 62 Masterpiece of Chess Strategy

By: Chernev, Irving

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications:

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 008280

Condition: Fine


277pp. + 2pp. indices. Illustrated with diagrams. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

An Invitation to Chess, A Picture Guide to the Royal Game

By: Chernev, Irving

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Baron, Rott & Samuels Inc.:

Seller ID: 021436

Condition: Very Good


43pp. Diagrams. Appears to have been distributed with a chess set called ABChess. Appears to be a much abridged version of Chernev's work. One corner gently creased. View more info

Schlechter's Chess Games

By: Crain, Tom

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Yorklyn, Caissa Editions: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009835

Condition: Very Good


283pp. + 3pp. ads. Illustrated with diagrams. Portrait of Schlechter. Apparently lacking the front free endpaper. Corners gently bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Modern Chess: Move By Move

By: Crouch, Colin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Everyman Chess: 2009

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009838

Condition: Fine


415pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Bobby Fischer Goes to War: How the Soviets Lost the Most Extraordinary Chess Match of All Time

By: Edmonds, David & John Eidinow

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Perennial: 2005

Edition: Second Paperback Printing.

Seller ID: 008290

Condition: Very Good


342pp. + 16pp. "P.S." section (recommended reading, interviews with the authors, etc.). Illustrated. Minor creasing to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Chess Catechism

By: Evans, Larry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2574

Condition: Good


250pp. Illustrated with diagrams. Text browned. Spine creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Evans on Chess

By: Evans, Larry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Cornerstone Library: 1974

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 017883

Condition: Very Good


128pp. Text browned. A tight, uncreased copy. Probably unread. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

This Crazy World of Chess

By: Evans, Larry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Cardoza Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019848

Condition: Very Good


294pp. + 1 page ad. Diagrams. Wraps creased at the edges. Smudge to the fore edge of the text block. View more info