John Augustus Miles - Chess Gems - 1878

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Miles (J.A.): Chess Gems: Some of the Finest Examples of Chess Strategy, by Ancient and Modern Masters. E.W.Southwood and the Editor, Fakenham 1878. (2nd Edn.) Roy8vo, original decorative dark green cloth. Frontispiece, pp (10), 736 problems printed two to-a-page, with solutions at end, index of authors, list of subscribers accounting for 118 copies. The 1st Edition was published in 1860 and was a much smaller work.