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Curious chess facts

Irving Chernev

Curious chess facts

by Irving Chernev

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Published by The Black knight press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Irving Chernev.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1447 .C458
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6354256M
    LC Control Number37014072
    OCLC/WorldCa4704068

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