One Hundred and Seventy Five Chess Brilliancies

Author: Wenman, Francis Percival (1891-1972)

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons

Location: London

Year: 1947



208 pages with 222 diagrams. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 6 1/4") issued in light green with gilt lettering to spine and embossed lettering to front cover. (Betts: 24-54) First edition.

This work is in two sections and contains ninety-five complete games and eighty game endings (or composed positions). Examples of the play of most of the leading players of the world up to that time.


Preliminaries foxed, corners gently bumped, jacket spine and edges sunned light edge wear else very good copy in like jacket.