Staunton - Chess Players Handbook - 1848

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The Chess-Players Handbook. A Popular and Scientific Introduction to the Game of Chess. Exemplified in Games Actually Played by the Greatest Masters and Illustrated by Numerous Diagrams of Original And Remarkable Positions.
Howard Staunton

DETAILS: (London): Henry G. Bohn, 1848. Second edition. Decorated red cloth binding. viii, 518pp. Illustrated with b/w diagrams in text, plus colour frontispiece. 12mo (small sized book - 5in x 7.5in).