Bent Larsen - The Fighter. (Together with an Official Score Sheet of a Match - US Chess Fed. - between Bent Larsen and A. J. Miles. SIGNED by Both Players)

By: Brondrum Eric

Price: £75.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Photographically illustrated paper-covered boards in pink/black/white/greyscale. Light shelfwear to covers = a little light rubbing to edges/corners - pretty negligible. Binding firm and tight. No dustjacket (as issued) , but the book is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks near Fine. Page fore-edges VERY lightly toned with age but generally crisp and clean with NO foxing or similar. Internally NO Inscriptions or Marks. Text very clean and bright. 171pp. Illustrated in b/w with the usual Chessboard/Moves. Also included with this book is an Official Score Sheet (undated) headed US Chess Federation, of a match between A. J. Miles (UK) and Bent Larsen. The sheet is fully filled in and is SIGNED by Bent Larsen, the Danish Grandmaster, and also by A. J. Miles ( British Chess Champion/British Grandmaster/Chess Writer). There is a note in pencil on the reverse of this sheet stating "Purchased from Alexander Barburin. 28. xi. 2010, which makes sense, as Alexander Baburin is a Russian-Irish grandmaster of chess. Born in Gorky, since 1993 he has lived in Dublin, Ireland and is editor-in-chief of the e-mail distributed chess newspaper 'Chess Today', and this book came from the Chess collection of the late John Bradley, Irish archaeologist, Scholar, Medievalist, Author and more, and member of Kilkenny Chess Club. He was on the team that won the Armstrong Cup in 2011 and represented Ireland at two European finals, etc... A VG Plus copy with a wonderful related 'Added Extra'. See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Bent Larsen - The Fighter. (Together with an Official Score Sheet of a Match - US Chess Fed. - between Bent Larsen and A. J. Miles. SIGNED by Both Players)

Author Name: Brondrum Eric

Categories: Europe, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Sport & Games/Chess,

Edition: First English Edition

Publisher: Copenhagen, Dansk Skakforlag,: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 114143

Keywords: Bent Larsen - The Fighter. (together With An Official Score Sheet Of A Match - US Chess Fed. - Between Bent Larsen And A. J. Miles. SIGNED By Both Players) SIGNED By Bent Larsen, The Danish Grandmaster, And Also By A. J. Miles ( British Chess Champion/british Grandmaster/chess Writer) This Book Came From The Chess Collection Of The Late John Bradley, Irish Archaeologist, Scholar, Author & More, & Member Of Kilkenny Chess Club. He Was On The Team That Won The Armstrong Cup In 2011 & Represented Ireland At Two European Finals Isbn 8787187086. 1978