Jaques of London

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Staunton pieces designed by Cook for Jaques, 1849.

Jaques of London, formerly known as John Jaques of London and Jaques and Son of London is a long-established family company that manufactures sports and game equipment

Dating itself from 1795 when Thomas Jaques, a farmer’s son of French Huguenot descent, setup as a "Manufacturer of Ivory, Hardwoods, Bone, and Tunbridge Ware”,[1] the company gained a reputation for publishing games under his grandson John Jaques the younger, in particular:

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  • Edmonds, David; Eidinow, John (2004), Bobby Fischer Goes to War, Faber and Faber, ISBN 0-571-21411-8 

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