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Author Jacobus, de Cessolis, active 1288-1322.

Title The book of chess / by Jacob de Cessolis ; translated & edited by H.L. Williams
Published New York : Italica Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 127 pages) : illustrations
Summary "An English translation of the most popular medieval book on chess, which uses the history of the games, its players and their moves as the basis for a discourse on life comprised of tales and anecdotes from a wide variety of ancient and medieval literary sources"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages xix-xx) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chess -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Williams, H. L. (Hester L.), 1942-
ISBN 1599100932 (electronic bk.)
9781599100937 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles De ludo scachorum. English