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cover of Battle Chess

Battle Chess

by Interplay

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1993
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Unknown
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Interplay Irvine CA unknown edition "This manual includes the basic rules of chess, the movement patterns of each piece, some simple suggestions to help you win, and an explanation of the different phases of the game". Pictorial wrappers [about 5.5" x 8"], saddle-stapled, 52 pages [last numbered page is 51], illustrated including chess diagrams.… Read more
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cover of Gambit Opening Repertoire For White (Essential Opening Repertoire)

Gambit Opening Repertoire For White (Essential Opening Repertoire)

by Eric Schiller

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Published
1998
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780940685789
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"The in-depth guides to powerful opening repertoires from the world's leading writer on chess openings". PIctorial wrappers, 192 pages, illustrated with chess diagrams, suggestions for further reading Fine copy. .bx123
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cover of Winning Chess Tactics Illustrated

Winning Chess Tactics Illustrated

by Horowitz, I. A. (editor)

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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Reprint
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New York: Cornerstone Library [1972]. Very Good. 1972. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Reprint. "Over 300 actual game situations to test your chess proficiency, challenge your brain and add skills to your game". Pictorial wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with chess diagrams. Very good with light toning to covers and pages. bx148
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cover of Bobby Fischer's Outrageous Chess Moves

Bobby Fischer's Outrageous Chess Moves

by Pandolfini, Bruce [cover design by Patricia Manzone]

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Published
1985
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Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780671606091
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"Cover the solutions and solve the positions yourself by looking at the diagrams or by setting up your own board. Or use the book as a rich and rewarding source of instruction and as a reference guide". Pictorial wrappers, unpaginated, illustrated with chess diagrams. Fine copy. .bx89
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cover of How To Win in the Chess Openings

How To Win in the Chess Openings

by Horowitz, I. A

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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Reprint
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New York: Cornerstone Library [1972]. Very Good. 1972. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Reprint. 192 pages, illustrated with chess diagrams. VG+ or better copy [cheap text paper tanned]. . bx 83
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cover of 500 French Miniatures Collection II

500 French Miniatures Collection II

by Bill Wall

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780945470540
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Collection of short chess games. "Each game is over in twenty or fewer moves, illustrating how quickly opening mistakes can be punished. The games represent play by all strengths, from master to woodpusher". Pictorial wrappers, 117 pages, illustrated with a few chess diagrams, players index by game number, references. Near Fine or better copy. bx94E
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cover of How to Win Chess Games Quickly

How to Win Chess Games Quickly

by Reinfeld, Fred

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Published
1959
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Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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Later [3rd] printing, illustrated with chess diagrams, index. Very good with heavy wear and rubbing to covers, bx83
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cover of How to Win Chess Games Quickly

How to Win Chess Games Quickly

by Reinfeld, Fred [cover design by David Wurster]

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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New York: Barnes & Noble Inc [c.1957]. Good. 1957. First Edition Thus. Trade Paperback. Presumed first edition thus. Barnes & Noble Everyday Handbook #269 with $1.25 cover price. 157 pages, illustrated with chess diagrams, index. Evidence of some old dampstaining [inside spine and to part of the bottom edge] else generally VG+ copy [spine creased and slightly… Read more
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cover of The Sicilian Defence Book One Pergamon Chess Series

The Sicilian Defence Book One Pergamon Chess Series

by Gligoric, Svetozar and Vladimir Sokolov

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780080134048
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illustrated with chess diagrams. VG+ copy [light creasing to slightly cocked spine, corner creasing]. bx80
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cover of More Chess and Computers: The Microcomputer Revolution, the Challenge Match

More Chess and Computers: The Microcomputer Revolution, the Challenge Match

by David N. L Levy

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780914894070
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[Potomac, MD]: Computer Science Press Near Fine. 1980. First Edition. Trade Paperback. . "This book details all the existing events in this field since 1975". Pictorial wrappers, 117+ pages, illustrated [including chess diagrams], appendix A: an unsolved problem, appendix B: games from 1977 tournaments; bibliography. Near Fine copy. bx158
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cover of Chess Problem Gems by Eight Eminent American Composers

Chess Problem Gems by Eight Eminent American Composers

by Kenneth S. Howard Eugene B. Cook, Samuel Loyd, William Meredith, George E. Carpenter, William A. Shrinkman, D. J. Densmore, Henry Wald Bettman, Otto Wurzburg

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780486221663
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New York 1972 Trade Paperback. 0486221660 "This is a collection of profound and ingenious chess problems composed by eight of the most outstanding American composers---160 masterpieces in all, with commentary and solutions in full detail". Pictorial wrappers, 102 pages plus Dover catalogue at the rear , illustrated with chess diagrams. Very good with… Read more
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cover of The Semi-Cosed Openings in Action Intermediate

The Semi-Cosed Openings in Action Intermediate

by Karpov, Anatoly [translated by Ian White]

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780020218050
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New York: Collier Books / Macmillan Publishing Company 1990. Trade Paperback. 0020218052 . First edition thus. "Each variation is examined in depth, using complete games from recent Grandmaster play to illustrate how opening ideas are put into action in the middlegame and endgame". Pictorial/decorated wrappers, [134] pages [last numbered page is 132], illustrated with chess diagrams,… Read more
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cover of Chess Traps, Pitfalls, and Swindles

Chess Traps, Pitfalls, and Swindles

by Horowitz, I. A. and Fred Reinfeld [cover design by Milton Glaser]

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Published
1954
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Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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New York: A Fireside Book / Simon and Schuster . 1954. Later Printing. Trade Paperback. Later [12th] paperback printing. "Chess traps, pitfalls and swindles, how to set them and how to avoid them". 243+ pages, illustrated with chess diagrams, index. VG copy [spine creased and slightly cocked, cover creasing] bx134
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cover of Chess Life & Review February 1971

Chess Life & Review February 1971

by Burt Hochberg (editor)

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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NY: United States Chess Federation. Very Good. 1971. Single Issue magazine. Contents inlcude: Chess Quiz, Folke Rogard of FIDE, Special Interzonal Report, Keres Annotates, Industrial Chess, Armed Forces Chess, and much more. CONDITION: Light edge wear, light dust soiling to covers 9 By 12 Inches. Magazine. ; This vintage chess magazines Contents inlcude: Chess Quiz by… Read more
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cover of Chess Life November 1968

Chess Life November 1968

by Burt Hochberg (editor)

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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NY: United States Chess Federation. Very Good. 1968. Single Issue magazine. CONDITION: This classic vintage chess magazine is ery good collectible condition with light edge wear, light dust soiling to covers. Size : 9 By 12 Inches. Pages: 37; This Vintage Chess life magazine contents include Observation Point by Miro Radojcic, Another Fischer Triumph, Chess Life … Read more
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cover of How to Play the Chess Openings

How to Play the Chess Openings

by Znosko-Borovski, Eugene A

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine with no dust jacket
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first thus
ISBN
9780486227955
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8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. ; Diagrams .bx22
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