Ludus Scacchiae: Chesse-play A Game, Both Pleasant, Wittie, And Politicke: With Certain Briefe Instructions Therevnt by Marco Girolamo VidaLudus Scacchiae: Chesse-play A Game, Both Pleasant, Wittie, And Politicke: With Certain Briefe Instructions Therevnt by Marco Girolamo Vida

Ludus Scacchiae: Chesse-play A Game, Both Pleasant, Wittie, And Politicke: With Certain Briefe…

byMarco Girolamo Vida

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Title:Ludus Scacchiae: Chesse-play A Game, Both Pleasant, Wittie, And Politicke: With Certain Briefe…Format:PaperbackDimensions:56 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:December 14, 2010Publisher:EEBO Editions, ProQuestLanguage:English

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