Available Indexes

The game of the chesse,
by William Caxton. Reproduced in facsimile from a copy in the British museum. With a few remarks of Caxton's typographical productions. By Vincent Figgins.



Main Author: Jacobus, de Cessolis, fl. 1288-1322.
Related Names: Figgins, Vincent d. 1860 or 61, ed., Jean de Vignay 14th century., tr., Caxton, William ca. 1422-1491.
Language(s): English ; Latin
Published: London, J. R. Smith, 1860.
Subjects: Incunabula > Incunabula / Facsimiles.
Chess > Chess / Early works to 1800.
Note: Facsimile of Caxton's 2d edition [Westminister, 1481?] (1st edition [Bruges, 1476]) The first leaf of the original 2d edition is blank.
Translated by William Caxton from Jean de Vignay's French version of Jacobus de Cessolis' "De ludo scacchorum".
Physical Description: 2 p. ℓ., facsim. ([165] p. illus) 13 p., 1 ℓ. 29 cm.
Locate a Print Version: Find in a library


Item Link Original Source
Full view Harvard University
View HathiTrust MARC record