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The Fiske Library at Reykjavik









National and University Library of Iceland


Again Gunnar Finnlaugsson has sent us some pictures from Iceland, this time from his visit of the marvellous Fiske library on 15 January 2010. This library is situated in the National Library of Iceland in Reykjavik.






Chess books and bound volumes of magazines


 



Willard Fiske: Chess in Iceland (1905)






W. Fiske: Chess Tales & Chess Miscellanies (1912)





The British Chess Magazine 1881


 



Volumes of the Deutsche Schachzeitung







W. Fiske: Í Uppnámi (1902)
Original of the Icelandic magazine (N/L 6173)






Dubuque Chess Journal 1870






La Stratégie - Journal d'Échecs, 1867






Damiano: Libro da Imparare Giochare à Scachi, Et de belissimi Partiti, ...
- from the 16th century.
Which one is the edition depicted here?




Gunnar Finnlaugsson, 16/01/2010

 



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