The Chess Problem Science: Volume 1 The Power of the Pieces (Two-movers)

Author: Kipping, Cyril Henry Stanley (1891-1964)

Publisher: Whitehead and Miller

Location: Leeds

Year: 1938

$50.00


Description:

59 pages with diagrams. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 4 3/4") bound in original wrappers. (Betts: 35-6) First edition.

A collection of 92 problems illustrating a single branch: single-man maximum tasks. The examples are arranged in groups of 8 covering particular tasks: Lateral battery. Diagonal battery. Six discovered checks. Eight discovered checks. etc. (all white tasks); Black queen maximum flight. Discovered and double checks. etc. (black tasks)

Condition:

Front cover creased else a very good copy.