Author: Mieses, Jacques (1865-1954)
Publisher: George Bell & Sons
x+70 pages with diagrams. Small octavo (7 1/2" x 5 1/4) issued in decorative beige with green stamping to cover and spine. (Betts: 21-29) First British edition.
Originally published in German as Taschenbuch des Endspiels, Leipzig, 1915. An introduction for the beginner, including 15 examples of endings from master chess.
Page ends foxed, corners gently bumped, offset darkening to end papers, some age toning to spine else a very good copy in about a very good jacket.