Deutsches Wochenschach und Berliner Schachzeitung, Volume 26

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Author: Deutsches Wochenschach (Ranneforth, Heinrich, Ernst Hasselkus and M Kardstedt [editors])

Year: 1910

Publisher: A Stein's Verlagsbuchhandlung

Place: Potsdam

Description:

[465-494 index]+[1]-+464 pages with plates, diagrams, tables and index. Royal octavo (9 1/4" x 6 1/4:) bound in modern green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Index bound in front. Volume 26. (Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:6054). First edition.

The Deutsches Wochenschach was a weekly German chess magazine devoted to current events around the world, but with a focus on happenings in Germany. It was first published in 1884 and had a continuous run through 1927. Occasionally some weekly issues were combined. It incorporated Berliner Schachzeitung in 1898, which started in 1896. Some what of a scarce publication, Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana collection lacked volumes 1-5. A Large and extensive amount of period information on chess.

Condition:

Rebound in modern cloth with gilt lettering to spine, upon rebinding the index, which pages run consecutively, was bound in front, corners bumped else a better than very good copy.