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El jugador de ajedrez

TitleEl jugador de ajedrez

AuthorEdgar Allan Poe

Editing placeMadrid

EditorialRevista Literaria


IllustratorManolo Prieto [Manuel Prieto Benítez]

Edition typeAnthology (translation)





Number of pages39

Size (in cms)22,5 x 15,8

Works included
A Sucession of Sundays (Three Sundays in a Week)
Epimanes (Four Beasts in One)
Maelzel's Chess Player
The Assignation
The Balloon Hoax
The Man of the Crowd

Works illustrated
Maelzel's Chess Player

Bibliographic referencesPOLLIN 208 (959)

DescriptionSelection of six tales with a short biographical review included in Literary magazine. Novels and stories. Weekly publication (May 13, 1956, year XXVIII, No. 1,305). “The writer, who has managed to vibrate the nerves of his readers, shows in these tales the unmistakable stamp of his art. Emotion, interest and highly original intrigue, in stories that have marked a new literary course” (cover).
Cover (paperback) illustrated in color by Manolo Prieto [Manuel Prieto Benítez].

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