Chess Tournament Crosstables

Author: Gaige, Jeremy (1927- )

Publisher: Gaige

Location: Philadelphia

Year: 1969-1974

$400.00


Description:

4 volumes: Volume (1851-1900) iv+166+[27 unnumbered] pages with bibliography and appendix; Volume 2 1900-1910 v[1]+[167]-354+[2]pages; Volume 3 (1911-1920) iv+[355]-520A+[2 unnumbered] pages; Volume 4 (1921-1930) iii+[350A]+[496A]+[520B]+[521]-920+xvi pages. Octavo (8 3/4" x 6") issued in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Over 375 cross-tables, including a list of tournaments in series. (Lusis: 1382) Volume 1 second printing, volumes 2, 3 and 4 first editions.

Issued in four volumes over a period of various dates. Covers a period from the first chess tournament, which was a knock out London, in 1851 through 1930.

Condition:

Corners bumped and rubbed, spine ends and hinges rubbed, gilt dulled. Volume A very good set issued without jackets.