London: W.W. Morgan, 1885. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Red decorative cloth with title stamped in gilt onto upper board and spine, 16mo (6 inches tall), pp. ii, 148, color endpapers, illustrated with chess moves, positions, problems and strategies throughout. Volume w. some small stains to upper board, rubbing to extremities and light toning to text, front pastedown w. private exlibris bookplate "Apprenti Sorcier" (Sorcerer's Apprentice) of the great Canadian collector and problemist Marc Benoît, initials in blue pencil ffep. Very Good Plus. Item #3579
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