Draughts Player's Guide, Antique Decorated Hardcover Cloth Binding. "The Draughts-Player's Guide and Companion: A Guide to the Student, and a Companion for the Advanced Player" by Frank Dunne. HARDCOVER ND circa 1890 Dick & Fitzgerald unknown edition & printing w/ nothing on copyright page & 10 pages of publisher's ads at rear of book. Exactly as shown in the listing scan(s). Nice Collectible hardcover copy. "A feature of this work is the practical insight afforded into the varieties of the checkers as played in other European countries illustrating the scope they afford for strategic ingenuity. Another advantage of this book is gained by the lavish use of Diagrams illustrating the Problems presented." Profusely illustrated with game diagrams. Previous owner's bookplate & 2nd owner's name to 1st blank end paper, o/w internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; nicely gilt decorated hardcover/rubbing abrasion to small area of rear cover edge/small abrasion to cover; but all lettering/decoration bright. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. NO DJ AS ISSUED. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE. PLEASE NOTE: PLEASE NOTE: Shipping will be billed to winning bidder by Last Chance Auctions in their billing for item(s). Media Mail postage is shown for shipping in the United States. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are avaible at added expense at the bidders request. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
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