Author: Richard Clewin Griffith (1872-1955) editor
Publisher: British Chess Magazine, Ltd
[i-xii]+484 pages with diagrams, illustrations, plates, tables and index. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5 3/4") bound in half leather with gilt lettering to spine. Volume XLVIII(48). (Betts: 7-27) First edition.
Published monthly from January 1881, Huddersfield, Leeds, London, Trench, Trubner, (1881-1919); London, Walbrook & Co (1920); Leeds, Whitehead & Miller, (1921-1937); London, Pitman (1938-April 1949); London, St Leonards-on-the-Sea (1949- ) Editors John Watkinson (1881-1887); Robert Frederick Green (1888-1893); Isaac MacIntyre Brown (1894-1919); R C Griffith (1920-1937); acting, September 1940-November 1940; Harry Golombek (1938-August 1940); Julius du Mont (December 1940-April 1949); B Reilly (May 1949- ). Continued the chess section of The Huddersfield College Magazine.
Extremities rubbed, leather scuffed, corners bumped, some chipping to spine ends, some internal check marks next to games else about very good copy issued without jacket, internally very good.