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A guide to fairy chess

Anthony Stewart Mackay Dickins

A guide to fairy chess

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Published by The Q Press in Richmond (Surrey) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementbyAnthony Dickins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1458.F/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(1),66p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22317561M
    ISBN 100901911003
    OCLC/WorldCa69749


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It describes hundreds of fairy chess pieces and fairy chess rules, that are used in problems, often with exciting examples of problems and with historical comments.

A little more plain and lay person friendly than its counterpart "The Five Classics of Fairy Chess", it still is a book for someone who is not a novice on chess.

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