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Chess & chess-players

George Walker

Chess & chess-players

consisting of orginal stories and sketches.

by George Walker

  • 354 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Charles J. Skeet in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationii, 384p.
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19802451M

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