"Louis Van Devens Friend and Draughts Bibliomaniac"

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"Louis Van Devens Friend and Draughts Bibliomaniac"

Postby Mr. Checkers on Wed May 23, 2007 7:15 pm

:lol: He was a renown collector of multi-language draughts literature--and his library was one of the finest that the world has ever seen. "Checker Trivia" question of the Day"? Who was this good friend of Louis Van Deven's and where would one go to see his very famous draughts collection? :lol: "Mr. Checkers"
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Re: "Louis Van Devens Friend and Draughts Biblioman

Postby Mr. Checkers on Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:07 am

:lol: Philip de Schaap's famous collection of draughts literature rested for many years at the University in Amsterdam. :lol: "Mr. Checkers"
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