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An illustrated dictionary of chess

by Edward R. Brace

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Published by David McKay in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries,
  • Chess

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdward R. Brace ; introduction by Svetozar Gligoric .
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1314.5 B796
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 pages :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26320504M
    ISBN 100679508147
    ISBN 109780679508144
    LC Control Number77077542
    OCLC/WorldCa4030528

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