Luke Honey | Decorative Antiques, Chess, Backgammon & Games


May 17, 2013

Giambattista Lolli (1698-1769) was an Italian chess player and one of the most important chess theoreticians of the 18th century. This is a scarce first edition of his most famous work.

The engraved bookplate of the Marquess of Sligo, Westport House, Ireland is an added attraction.