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A guide to fairy chess

by Anthony Stewart Mackay Dickins

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy chess.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 51-52.

    Statement[by] Anthony Dickins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1451 .D53 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5078688M
    ISBN 100486226875
    LC Control Number74143681
    OCLC/WorldCa151650

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