Alpine Chess: A collection of problems by Swiss Composers

Author: Henneberger, Moriz (1878-1959)

Publisher: The Chess Amateur

Location: Stroud

Year: 1921

$100.00


Description:

[4], 7-235 pages with frontispiece portrait, diagrams, six plates and index. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5") bound in original red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Edited by George Hume and Alain White. Translations by J Schumer. A C White's Christmas series with Christmas greeting tipped in. (Betts: 32-24). First edition.

246 assorted problems by various Swiss composers, with biographical notes, solutions, and commentary on each item. Includes portraits of seven composers and index of composers.

Condition:

Spine ends rubbed, corners bumped, light rubbing to extremities else a very good copy.