London: Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer. 1870. 1st Edition (NCBEL III, 378). xiii, [1 (blank)],  - 162,  pp. The occasional woodcut. 8vo. 9-1/8" x 5-3/4". Original publisher's pebbled blue cloth binding with gilt stamped spine lettering. A bit cocked, light shelfwear, with board showing at the tips. Turnbull's ownership signature to t.p. [dated 1874], and with his internal marginalia. Adhesion spot between rfep & rear paste-down. Withal, a solid VG copy. Item #47913
Turnbull presumed to be the author of "Chessmen in Action"