John William Jameson
Edwin N. Asmann
A pictorial bookplate on white paper with black ink for Edwin N. Asmann. "Ex-Libris" is used to show who the book owner is. There is a chess board with four black pieces and six white pieces on the board. Behind the chess board are four books with one name on the spine and an elephant book holder. The names on the spines are Secrist, Harris, Reti, and Kasiski. Below the chess board is a box with the name and two seals. On the left of the name is the Lake Forest University of Illinois seal. On the right of the name is the Northwestern University seal.
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
3 x 3.75 in
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Jameson, John William\TIF images\BA625.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a chess game" (2024). Bookplates by John William Jameson. Image 13.