Philidor - Studies of Chess - 1808

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Studies Of Chess, containing Caissa, a Poem, by Sir William Jones, a Systematic Introduction to the Game, and the Whole Analysis of Chess...with Original Critical Remarks.

London: Samuel Bagster, 1808, 2 volumes. Bound in original slate-blue paper-covered boards, with recent tinted paper spines, retaining one of the original printed paper spine labels (the other in a close facsimile), 264 + 272 pp., with engraved frontispiece of a chess board and pieces in Vol. I.