The royall game of chesse-play.
Sometimes the recreation of the late king, with many of the nobility. Illustrated with almost an hundred gambetts.
Being the study of Biochimo the famous Italian.
|Main Author:||Greco, Gioachino.|
|Related Names:||Kane, Grenville 1854-1943, former owner., Stent, Peter fl. 1640-1667, ill., Beale, Francis. , tr.|
London, Printed for Henry Herringman, 1656.
Early works to 1800.
ExKa copy 1 has chess gambits in contemporary ms. on blank leaves following errata.
ExKa copy 1 has dedication following t.-p.; ExKa copy 2 has dedication at end following errata.
Translated by Francis Beale.
The frontispiece is a portrait of Charles I, engraved by P. Stent.
ExKa copies have bookplate of Grenville Kane.
9 p.l., 120,  p.
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