Tournaments, Antique, 1900-29
1914 - WATTS / ST. PETERSBURG L/N 5320
The Grand International Masters´ Chess Tournament, Betts 25-55, Philadelphia (1924),Original binding, needs repair, 75 pages, 75 games, annotated. When the Compiler of this book learnt, that Dr Tarrasch was writing a tournamentbook, he decided to proceed with his task, because of "a totally different scope (judging from the elaborate nature of Dr.Tarrasch`s literary work of the past)"! 1. Lasker, ahead of Capablanca, Aljechin, Tarrasch and Marshall. 11. Participants: Bernstein, Rubinstein, Nimzowitsch, Blackburne, Janowski and Gunsberg.