Nordisk Skaktidende Volume IX (9)

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Author: Oskar Theobald Malmqvist and Søren Anton Sørensen (editors)

Year: 1881

Publisher: Wilhelm Priors Hofboghandel

Place: Copenhagen

Description:

xi+[3]-294 pages with diagrams, tables and index. Octavo (8 3/4" x 6") bound in half leather with gilt lettering to spine. Volume 9. (Bibliotheca van der Linde-Niemeijeriana: 5999) First edition.

The Nordisk Skaktidende was the first Danish periodical founded (in 1873) and edited by two strong Danish players, Oskar Theobald Malmqvist and Søren Anton Sørensen. It lasted until 1881 with volume 9. In the May, 1881 edition there appeared two games that had been conducted by Prince Dadian during the St. Petersburg amateur tournament in which he took first prize.

Condition:

Cover scraped, corners bumped and rubbed, page 19/20 damp stained with edge reinforced. Some occasional marginalia else a good copy.