John T. Denvir's Traps and Shots

By: Denvir, John T.

Price: $25.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


From the title page: "A Collection of the Masterpieces of the Greatest Players the Checker World has ever known. Interesting situations which marvel with astounding beauty and brilliancy." Red cloth decorated w/five one-move-to-win checkers games in progress, 115 pages + 9 pages of advertisements for other titles handled by Denvir. Laid in is a letter dated January 22, 1922, from Julius E. Hutzler, presumably on behalf of his father, Henry Hutzler, thanking the individual who purchased this title for doing so. Hutzler's letterhead claims that his company carried in stock "Every checker book in print in the English language," as well as "checker books in foreign languages." Also laid in is an advertising sheet promoting a Special Combination Offer for two books by W.T. Call. Light soil, moderately bumped/worn corners/spine ends,

Title: John T. Denvir's Traps and Shots

Author Name: Denvir, John T.

Categories: Games--Hobbies--Puzzles,

Edition: Early Reprint

Publisher: Chicago, John T. Denvir: 1905

Binding: Illustrated Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 018264

Keywords: NOISBN, checkers, games, traps, shots, chequers, Whilter, Ayrshire Lassie, Boston Center, Dyke, Kelso, Double Corner, James Lees, Bristol, Alma, Defiance, Henry Hutzler, Julius Hutzler, draughts, W.T. Call