PHILIDOR (François André DANICAN, known as). Analyse des échecs (Chess Analysis)


PHILIDOR (François André DANICAN, known as).

Analyse des échecs (Chess Analysis).

London (Paris), 1749.

In-12 duodecimo, bradel, ancient binding.

Small chessboard sticked to the first page and engraved double plate presenting the game pieces.
Factice volume formed with the pages 202-330 of a work dedicated to the games, which represent the last section of the third volume.
Philidor's work (1726-1795), Analyse des échecs (Chess Analysis), published for the first time in 1749, is here extracted from a collective work on the games published later.
Two pink pages added to top edge, the second bearing the recomposed title « Analyse // des échecs, // par Philidor. // Londres, // M DCC XLIX. // Donné par G. Poirson // A Madame // Rose - Denis, // de Commerci. // MDCCCXXXIV. » (Chess Analysis by Philidor London Given by G. Poirson to Madame Rose-Denis de Commerci).

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