Francis Douce

Some Remarks on the European Names of Chessmen

Martin Ramsauer has just finalized a new chess reprint which you can purchase via his web site:

It is Francis Douce: Some Remarks on the European Names of Chessmen, from: Archaeologia, vol. 11 (1793), p. 397-410. 27 x 21 cm, cloth with golden imprint on the cover, thread-stitching [Schach-Reprints, 5].

Reprint of the chess historical essay. One of the early etymologic studies on the designation of chessmen in the European culture area. With two illustrations in the text.
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  • PublisherMartin Ramsauer Verlag
  • Languagesenglish
  • Formatshardback
  • MiscellaneousReprint