Novel; New Orleans; Keyes great novel is set in New Orleans, Paris. The history of the Ursulines in New Orleans, 1727- 1925 and the chess players involved in the history and settlement of the south Louisiana area. Pictorial endpapers. Also high lights the player Paul Morphy. (508 Pgs.) No DJ. Previous owner neatly inside forepage, light spine shelf yellowing otherwise blue boards & BOOK VG.AUTHOR: Francis Parkinson Keyes PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, NY ISBN: YEAR: 1960 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: Apparent First Ed.