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Tal's Winning Chess Combinations : the Secrets of Winning Chess Combinations Described and Explained by the Russian Grandmaster Mikhail Tal

by Tal, Mikhail and Victor Khenkin. translated from the Russian by Hanon W. Russell

Condition: Very good/good, price clipped


London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/good, price clipped. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Some foxing to edges of dj and on edges of textblock. Uses old notation. 409 p. w/ 271 problems. Less common than expected.



  • Bookseller: Motte & Bailey, Booksellers US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17286
  • Title: Tal's Winning Chess Combinations : the Secrets of Winning Chess Combinations Described and Explained by the Russian Grandmaster Mikhail Tal
  • Author: Tal, Mikhail and Victor Khenkin. translated from the Russian by Hanon W. Russell
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good
  • Jacket condition: good, price clipped
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1979
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Games;

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