Problems by My Friends

Problems by My Friends

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Author: White, Alain Campbell (1880-1951) [compilier]

Year: 1931

Publisher: The Chess Amateur

Place: Stroud

Description:

251 pages with frontispiece portrait and 7 other portrait plates with diagrams and index. Christmas greeting tipped in. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/2) bound in original red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and cover with Christmas greeting tipped in. Compiled by A C White, edited by George Hume and L H Jokisch. White's Christmas series volume XXXIX for 1931. (Betts: 32-30) First edition.

A selection of the problems dedicated to A C White on his 50th birthday in 1930. Contains 41 two-movers, 49 three-movers, 28 four-movers, 11 longer direct mates, 25 self-mates, 31 analytical problems, and miscellaneous Fairies, with full solutions and notes. Includes an index of composers and portraits of White (2), Kipping, Palatz, Lancel, Jokisch, Hume and Cooke. in 1930. Contains 41 two-movers, 49 three-movers, 28 four-movers, 11 longer direct mates, 25 self-mates, 31 analytical problems, and miscellaneous Fairies, with full solutions and notes. Includes an index of composers and portraits of White (2), Kipping, Palatz, Lancel, Jokisch, Hume and Cooke.

Condition:

Light rubbing to points else a very good copy.