New York, New York: Arbiter Publishing, 2004. First Edition. Softcover Crown Octavo; VG; Black and Beige Pictorial Spine with White Text; Covers show ding on lower fore edge corner. Minor surface scratches on front cover. Minor rubbing on corners and edges; Text block lightly age toned. Small smudge on fore edge. Otherwise clean; pp 227.
New York: RHM Press, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 303 pg; VG; spine off white with red and black lettering; soft cover age toned with some bends in the corners and on the rear cover; price printed on upper right corner of cover, '$4.95'; minor speckling on the top of the textblock; pen on the back of the cover; Karpov's real signature on title page and printed signature in Foreword (pg.13); shelved in Case 13.
Tokyo, Japan: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai (Society for International Cultural Relations), 1960. Hardcover Large Quarto; VG/VG; Black Spine with Gold Text; DJ's come in protective archival covers Show some shelf ware. Rubbing and closed tears on edges and corners. Age tone on edges; Text blocks are age toned but clean. Text and plates legible and clear; pp 797. Extra cost for items designated for International/Expedited shipping, and for anything too large or too heavy (over 4 Lbs) for Economy Shipping. Contact shipping department for details.
London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1895. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, soiling to spine, stains on front and rear, wear to corners, tattering to spine caps; Text block has stain to front edge, tanning to endpapers, owner label and vendor label on front flyleaf, stains from cover on endpapers, intermittent spine breaks, mild age-toning to paper; xli, 304 pages, illustrated.
New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover Crown Octavo; VG-/ VG; Light Green Spine with Orange and White Text; DJ shows chipping on head and foot of spine and on corners. Closed tears down fore edge of back cover. Rubbing on corners and edges; Text block age toned. Foxing and damp staining on fore and tail edges; pp 384.
London, England: George Allen & Unwin, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover Large Crown Octavo; VG/VG; Black Spine with White Text; DJ shows sunning on spine and certain edges. Closed tear on foot edge of front cover. Age tone on inside slips. Otherwise clean with light general shelf ware; Text block lightly age toned but clean; pp 216.
Los Angles: Siles Press, 2003. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with tan and yellow print; DJ has mild edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in grey paper and grey cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xx, 668 pages, illustrated.
London: British Broadcasting Corporation, 1979-1981. Octavo; 2 volumes; G; Paperback; Spine, black with white and yellow print; Covers have edgewear, creasing to spine hinges, creasing to edges, vol. 1 has stains to rear fore-edge; Text block has spotting to edges, vol. 1 has puckering and stains to page edges (water damage), vol. 2 has clean interior; 2 volumes (141, 155 pages), illustrated.
Seattle, Washington: International Chess Enterprises Inc., 1996. First U.S. Edition. Softcover Crown Octavo; VG; White and Blue Spine with Black and White Spine; Covers show mild general shelf ware. Rubbing on corners and edges. Prominent crease on corner of back cover; Text block lightly age toned but clean; pp 255.
Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1987. First edition. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper with red and white print, mild smudging to front, mild shelfwear; Text block has slight smudge to front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xi, 143 pages, illustrated.
London: Oxford University Press, 1975. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white and yellow print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tears at spine ends, creasing to front bottom edge; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting, bump to center of rear; Text block has stain to rear pastedown, slight smudge to front flyleaf, age-toning to paper; 270 pages, illustrated.
Paris: Payot, 1970. Deuxieme edition, revue, corrigee et augmentee. Octavo; 2nd edition; G; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover is white with black and green print, peripheral toning, creasing to spine, slight edgewear; Text block has toning to inside cover, mild age-toning to paper; Text in French; 512 pages, illustrated.