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Nunn's Chess Openings

by Burgess, Graham; Emms, John; Gallagher, Nunn, John, John

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781857442212
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$19.00

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Everyman Chess, 1999. Very large, thicker, glossy wrappers softcover, background in purple front and back, yellow spie, gold chess piece illustrated on front wrapper, 544 pages. Light wear at top tips. Near Very Fine.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Chess: First Steps

by Bott, Raymond; Morrison, Stanley

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
4th
Item Price
$17.00

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Bell Publishing, 1958. Smaller, sturdy book, shiny blue covers, black lettering very fine on spine, 192 pages. Light foxing on half-title page. DJ has colorful illustration of chess board and cartoonish pieces on front and back, red spine. DJ has light wear at top tips. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. 4th. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Japanese Chess: The Science and Art of War and Struggle Philosophically Treated, Chinese Chess and I-Go

by Cho-Yo

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1905
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited/Numbered
Item Price
$399.00

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The Press Club of Chicago, 1905. Signed, limited edition 108 of 999 copies. Larger, heavy book, dark cloth with embossed thin border to front, very bright gilt Asian lettering along front right, gilt lettering near-bright on spine, 242 pages, hand-written erratum placed inside front cover. Signed "Cho-Yo" with three small red stamps with Asian writing, dated August 2nd, 1906." Near… Read more
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$399.00
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Winning with 1 C 4: a Complete Opening System

by Soltis, Andrew

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780875681924
Item Price
$37.00

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Trade paperback, glossy dark gray wrappers with chess pieces illustrated on front, 104 pages. Mint.. Trade Paperback. As New.
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Mitchell's Guide to The Game of Chess Being a Complete Course of Instruction for Beginners

by Mitchell, David A

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1920
Condition
Good
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$17.00

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Philadelphia: David McKay, 1920. Smaller book, red cloth with illustration of chess board and Queen symbol on front, ornate black lettering to front, 117 slightly browned pages, green ink owner's name and address at bottom of title page. Very slight wear to top front and bottom back tips, very tiny nick at middle of long back edge middle, nick at… Read more
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Fischer vs. Spassky: World Chess Championship Match, 1972

by Gligoric, Svetozar; Wade, Robert Graham

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780671213985
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$19.00

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Simon and Schuster, 1972. (1st paperback) Smaller trade paperback, glossy white wrappers very slightly browned overall with blue and brown-tinted photos of champions on front wrapper, lettering in black, red and blue, 128 browned but supple pages. Near Fine.. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Near Fine.
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Maneuvers in Moscow: Karpov-Kasparov II

by Keene, Raymond; Goodman, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780020287209
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$19.00

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Don Mills, Ontario, Canada: Collier Books, 1985. (1st) Large softcover, glossy colorful front wrapper with color photo of two champions, b/w photos of authors on back wrapper, 124 browned but supple pages. Near Very Fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Showdown in Seville : Kasparov-Karpov IV

by Keene, Raymond; Goodman, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780020441311
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$19.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Collier Book, 1987. (1st Collier/Macmillan paperback) Large softcover, glossy black wrappers with color photo of two champions on front in thin white frame, 126 lightly browned pages. Near Very Fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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The World Chess Championship

by Gligoric, Svetozar; Wade, Robert Graham

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060115715
Item Price
$29.00

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Harper & Row, 1972. (Updated to include Fischer-Spassky Match) Slightly smaller, sturdy book, fine dark blue cloth, gilt lettering fine on spine, 221 pages. DJ beneath mylar, glossy white lightly browned overall, photo of chess pieces on front and back. DJ has micronick at top front edge, two microtears at spine top edge. Near Very Fine DJ/Very Fine book..… Read more
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Bridge Players Companion

by Harris, Larry; Itabaski, Mark; Kay, Karla

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780962829703
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$19.00

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Los Alamitos, California, U.S.A.: C & T Bridge Supplies, 1991. Very large softcover, glossy white and black wrappers with color cards on front wrapper, micronick at top front edge next to spine, tiny crease at spine bottom edge. Near Fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Winning With the Modern

by Norwood, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780805032819
Item Price
$33.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Owl Book, 1994. (1st US, 1st) Large softcover, glossy wrappers. Mint.. 1st US. Soft Cover. As New.
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Secrets of Spectacular Chess

by Levitt, Jonathan; Friedgood, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780805039016
Item Price
$27.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Owl Book, 1995. (1st US, 1st) Large, sturdy softcover, glossy photo of chess game on front wrapper, orange and black spine and back wrapper, 222 pages. Very tiny crease at top front tip, micronick at spine top left edge. Fine.. 1st US. Soft Cover. Fine.
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100 Classics of the Chessboard

by Dickens, A. S. M.; Ebert, H

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781857441871
Item Price
$20.00

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London: Cadogan Books, 1995. Printed in Finland. Large, softcover, 287 pages. Mint.. Soft Cover. As New.
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An Opening Repertoire for White

by Keene, Raymond D.; Jacobs, Byron; Jacobs, Bryon

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
As New
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780805042290
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$29.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Owl Book, 1995. (1st US, 1st) Large softcover, glossy light blue front wrapper and spine with white and black illustration of chess pieces on front, white back wrapper, 144 pages. Mint.. 1st US. Soft Cover. As New.
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The Guide to Chess

by Pein, Malcolm

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780805042252
Item Price
$17.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Owl Book, 1995. (1st US, 1st) Large softcover, glossy blue wrappers, illustration of light blue knight on front wrapper, 128 pages. Light surface wear at bottom front edge next to spine. Fine.. 1st US. Soft Cover. Fine.
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How to Win at Chess

by Keene, Raymond; Goodman, David

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780805042221
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$17.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Owl Book, 1995. (1st US, 1st) Large softcover, glossy white with news article shown on front wrapper, black spine, red back wrapper, 144 pages. Light wear at bottom front tip, light worn spot at top front spine indentation, very slight surface wear to spine top and bottom right edge. Near Fine.. 1st US. Soft Cover.… Read more
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An ABC of Chess Problems

by Rice, John M

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1970
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571086726
Item Price
$31.00

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Faber & Faber, 1970. (1st) Fine black cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 349 stiff pages. DJ beneath mylar has b/w photo of chess board on front, spine and portion of back. DJ has two short scratches at top front, tiny crease near top front tip and spine top edge, tiny tear with very slight wear at top back… Read more
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Chess Self-Taught: Eight Lessons with Quizzes and Review

by Horowitz, Al

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780389002307
Item Price
$24.00

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Barnes & Noble Trade paperback, gray and white wrappers, white portions slightly browned, red chess figures illustrated along bottom of front wrapper, 194 lightly browned pages, plays illustrated throughout in color. Slightly rubbed overall. Very Good.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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The Russians Play Chess: Fifty Master Games Selected and Annotated

by Chernev, Irving

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1947
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$33.00

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Philadelphia: David McKay Co., 1947. Slightly smaller book, red cloth, black lettering very fine on spine, ink signature at top of first front end paper, 200 lightly browned pages, pencil notes on back of title page, pencil annotations of dates along each game in the table of contents. Very tiny white spots on back. Near Fine.. Cloth. Near Fine. 12mo… Read more
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My Learn to Play Chess Book

by Langfield, Paul

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780448125046
Item Price
$33.00

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Grosset & Dunlap, 1976. Illustrated by Tony Streek with photographs by Philip James. Very large book, color photo of children playing chess on front and back with cartoon pieces and board moves too. Lightly smudged at back tips, profusely illustrated. Near Fine.. Color-illustrated Boards. Near Fine. Illus. by Streek, Tony. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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