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Social chess a collection of short and brilliant games with historical and practical illustrations. by Mason, James

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Published by H. Cox in London .
Written in English


  • Chess -- Collections of games

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LC ClassificationsGV1452 .M35
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5788024M
LC Control Number59057659

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