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One Hundred Chess Gems - P. Wenman

Whitehead & Miller, 1945, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Edges of the dust wrapper frayed, loss at the tail of the spine. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned.

4th edition. [First Edition: 1939] From the author’s preface: “The Author has been encouraged to present this volume of ‘One Hundred Chess Gems’ to the chess public by the success of ‘One Hundred Remarkable Endings’ published in December last, the first edition being nearly sold out in a few months. The present collection consists of complete games of great beauty and originality, and comprises specimens of the play of the great masters of the past together with those of the present generation.”

Size: 7½" x 5"
Number of Pages: 144

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