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The King The Avowed Enemy, 1820

  • The King The Avowed Enemy, 1820
  • The King The Avowed Enemy, 1820

Philoi-D'Or (pseud.), The King The Avowed Enemy of The Queen. A New Royal Game of Chess, played for Half-Crown stakes...invented by Philoi-D'Or. With an Engraving, Designed and Executed by Mr. J. (sic)  R. Cruickshank, London, T. Dolby, 1820, First Edition, Not in L/N, Folding plate, 19 pages in boards, some foxing, one page with cigar burn, re-backed in half leather, green marbled boards. 

Stock Reference: MS 1097




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