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2517. 1935 WARSAW. F.Reinfeld & H.M.Phillips: Book of the Warsaw 1935 International Chess Team Tournament.

Black Knight Press, New York 1936. 1st Edn. Original blue cloth, VG. 180pp. Results and selection of 133 annotated games. LN 5516. A scarce book. 1 USA 2 Sweden 3 Poland. SIGNED "Compliments of Fred Reinfeld and Harold M Phillips". Books signed by Reinfeld are surprisingly rare. 90.00


4860. BRONSTEIN (D.): (200 Open Games) in Russian.

Moscow 1970. 1st Edn. Cloth-backed boards, VG. 248pp. Signed by Bronstein on title-page, dated 7.12.74. Inscription is partly crossed through. 50.00


4245. Fersht (A.): Jaques and British Chess Company Chess Sets.

Kaissa Publ, Cambridge 2010. Large p/b printed on high quality art paper. 62pp., well illustrated throughout in colour with more than 100 photographs of sets, labels and documentary evidence. "A comprehensive account of Jaques "Original" Staunton chessmen from 1849-1940 and their identification, other Jaques antique sets and timers, a survey of British Company Staunton, Royal and Imperial chessmen." The author was inspired to write this new, much enlarged book by new evidence on the dating of Jaques that has become available. Limited to 1000 numbered and signed copies. 25.00


4180. Howard (K.S.): The Enjoyment of Chess Problems.

Bell Publ, US 1951. 2nd Edn Revised. G. 222pp. Covers all the main terms and themes and illustrated by 200 of the author's own problems. Signed by C.S.Kipping on endpaper. 10.00


380. Mansfield (C.): Adventures in Composition. The Art of the Two-Move Chess Problem. Edited by Alain White.

Daily Post Printers, Liverpool 1948. 1st UK Edn. Original green cloth spine and red boards, a few marks on covers o/w G.. 200pp. One of the best works on chess composition. Inscribed on endpaper "To my old friend and chess collaborator, Dec 1951, C.S.Kipping." 28.00


3188. PHILLIPS (A.): Chess: 60 Years on with Caissa and Friends.

Caissa Editions, US 2003. F. p/b. 144pp., illus. 200 games with brief notes and comments, of which over 100 are Phillips' own games, the remainder of his British contemporaries such as Thomas, Alexander, Golombek, Penrose, Clarke, Barden etc. (A.) (Another copy: Inscribed by author on title-page. 18.00) 12.00


1833. Reitstein (Leonard R.): A History of Chess in South Africa.

Published by the author, RSA 2003. Large format p/b. Cover corner crease, very faint crease through lower page corners o/w VG. 216 pages, printed double-column, illustrated, 111 annotated games, 24 problems. Covers all aspects of chess in South Africa from the earliest years to WWII and beyond. (A.) Presentation copy from the author. 25.00