Kagan's Neueste Schachnachrichten Schachzeitung, Volume 7

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Author: Kagan, Bernhard (1866-1932) [editor]

Year: 1927

Publisher: Schachverlag Berhard Kagan

Place: Berlin

Description:

468 pages with diagrams, tables and plates. Octavo (8 1/2" x 5") Rebound. Volume 7 complete, with supplement Erstes Sonderheft, Erstes Extrablatt, Erstes Extra-Ausgabe, volumes 1, 1a, 1g, 2a, 2b and 2c. (Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana:6073) First edition.

Bernhard Kagan, Polish born German amateur who lived in Berlin and published Kagan's Neueste Schachnachrichten in the years 1917-32. This chess magazine first appeared as a quarterly and then monthly in the years 1921-32. It was published in Berlin and used as a vehicle for giving many master games and articles by such writers as Grunfeld, Tartakower, Tarrasch, Nimzowitsch, Reti and Spielman. Many of the great tournaments of the period appeared in supplements to the magazine. It died when Kagan himself died in 1932. (Golombek: 157)

Condition:

Rebound with the original wrapper from volume 4a bound in at front, an occasional pencil notation else very good.