Celebrating The Chess Forum
For this special event Ramon Abajo from The Velum Page-Dowhill Publishing on 14th Street and 8th Avenue brought a limited edition replica on natural parchment (lambskin) of the oldest book of Chess in the world. "Libro de los Juegos de Ajedrez, Dados y Tablas" de Alfonso X el Sabio First Edition of the "Book of Chess, Dice an Board Games". The original manuscript is kept in the Library of the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. It will be on display at The Chess Forum for a few weeks only.