Author: Richter, Kurt (1900-1969)
Publisher: Pitman Publishing
viii+255 pages with diagrams and index. Small octavo (7 3/4" x 5") issued in red cloth with black letter print to spine and black decorative front cover. Selected and edited by Werner Golz with an introductory chapter by Paul Keres and a foreword to the English language edition by Harry Golombek. Translation by Leslie Franklin. (Lusis: 1030) First English edition.
Translation of Schonheit der Kombination, Berlin, Sportverlag, 1972. Material selected from Richter's column "Lessons in Chess: Advanced School of Combination" first published in the magazine Schach
Corners gently bumped. Dust jacket corners and spine ends chipped, fold over edges and hinges rubbed, edge wear with some closed tears and creases. A better than very good copy in about a very good jacket.