Games Played in the World's Championship Match between Jose Raul Capablanca and Alexander Alekhin

Author: Yates, Frederick Dewhurst (1884-1932) and William Winter (annotators) from the library of Yasser Seirawan

Publisher: Printing Craft

Location: London

Year: 1928

$75.00


Description:

45 pages with plate, tables and diagrams. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 1/2") issued in stiff boards with black lettering to covers. Annotations by F D Yates and W Winter. An association copy with Yasser Seirawan's embossed imprint on title. (Betts: 27-31) Second edition revised.

Contains short biographies of the players, with a brief history of World Championship matches, followed by the 34 games annotated. (Won by Alekhine 6-3 with 25 draws)

Condition:

Spine ends chipped, extremity wear, corners bumped, hinges tender, Essex Chess Association prize for 2nd place in 1928-9 Individual Championship as noted on front wrapper verso else a better than good copy.