A Game at Chaess as it was Acted mine days to gether at the Globe.The Black - House. The White - House. To face Title to Vol.4.
[1625 but later reprint c. 1800]
Etching. Plate 216 x 160mm. 8½ x 6¼". Crease, scuffing.
Title-page to Thomas Middleton, "A Game at Chaess" London, 1625. Upper section depicts people sitting around a table playing chess. The lower section has three figures representing "the Fatte Bishop," "the Black Knight," "the White Knight."
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