The Book of the First American Chess Congress: Containing the Proceedings of that Celebrated Assemblage Held in New York in the Year 1857 Together with Sketches of the History of Chess in the Old and New Worlds (Google eBook)
Rudd & Carleton, 1859 - American Chess Congress - 563 pages
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