INDIVIDUAL GAME COLLECTIONS

 

 

 

 

Alekhine

The Games of Alekhine 1927 – 1935 & 1937 – 1946   Caparros & Lahde

Scribe 1992

 

385pp

1,577 gms. In figurine notation, chronological order & alphabetically by opponents’ names for easy reference & study.                      F

 

£9.50

 

Alekhine

My Best Games of Chess 1924-1937

Bell 1949

 

285pp

120 gms well-analysed by the Master. With added piquant and balanced memoir by du Mont.                                                     G-

 

£7.00

 

Alekhine

My Best Games of Chess 1924-1937

Bell 1962

 

285pp

120 gms well-analysed by the Master. With added memoir by du Mont.    DW chipped & worn.                                Insc.               G-                                                   

 

£9.50

 

Alekhine

100 Instructive Games of Alekhine – Development of a Chess Genius

Dover 1959

 

278pp

A republication of the 1949 original entitled The Unknown Alekhine.                 

                                                                                              SB   VG

 

£8.00

 

Alekhine

My Best Games 1908 – 1923                                               

Bell 1939

 

267pp

“One of the best chess books ever written”. 100 brilliant gms & annotations.    Green cloth boards.                                           VG-

 

£12.50

 

Alekhine

Alekhine’s Best Games of Chess 1938 – 1945                                1st ed.

Bell 1949

 

117pp

42 gms selected by C. H. O’D Alexander that complete the trilogy. DW.  Some foxing to endpapers                             o/w               G+

 

£9.50

 

Alekhine

Alekhine’s Best Games of Chess 1938 – 1945                               

Bell 1970

 

Another copy                                                               Insc.                     VG+

£7.50

 

 

 

Alekhine

Alekhine’s Best Games of Chess 1938 – 1945       C. H. O’D Alexander.

Bell 1970

 

  Another copy still with the classic Bell.                        DW        Insc.      VG

£9.00

 

Alekhine

Alekhine: On The Road to the World Championship: 1923 – 1927

Pergamon ‘84

 

217pp  100 self-annotated games leading up to his defeat of Capa. PB AN F

£12.00

 

 

 

Alekhine

Alexander Alekhine by Kotov.                                                            1st ed.

Batsford ‘73

 

218pp   75 of his very best games annotated by Kotov with fulsome 

              appreciation of the player. Tournament & match record.     DW   VG

 

£8.50

 

Alekhine

The Unknown Alekhine 1905 – 1914  by Reinfeld                             1st ed.

Pitman 1949

 

277pp    102 annotated games with some erudite intros.         HB          VG+

£12.00

 

Alekhine

Alekhine In Europe & Asia

ICE 1993

 

118pp

619 games from simuls, Blindfold displays, etc. 1900-’45. Large format. Some games annotated by a range of GMs.       AN    VG+

 

£12.00

 

Alexander

The Best Games of C. H. O’D Alexander              Golombek & Hartston

OUP 1976

 

167pp

70 gms.  8 page tribute by Milner-Barry. DW sunned on spine. Printed on green paper (tribute to his Irishness?)                    VG+

 

£22.00

 

Anand

Vishy Anand – Chess Super-Talent                                      Norwood

Batsford  ‘95

 

144pp

35 gms. PB AN  A hint of foxing on page edges o/w                 VG+

£5.00

 

Arkell

Arkell’s Odyssey – Autobiography of a Grandmaster

Keverel 2012

 

122pp

70 gms. PB AN The story of Keith’s life from birth to GM           F+

£15.00

 

Belyavsky

Uncompromising Chess                                            Belyavsky

Cadogan ‘98

 

192pp

71 gms. PB AN                                                                         VG+

    £12.00

 

Benjamin

Joel Benjamin – American Grandmaster                 Benjamin

Everyman 08

 

268pp

128 gms PB AN   Front endpaper excised           o/w               VG+

£7.50

 

Benko

Pal Benko – My Life, Games & Compositions  with Jeremy Silman

Siles 2003

 

668pp

138 gms + 300 compositions + many photos + much more.

Apart from its quality it weighs nearly 4 lbs (1.6kg).       DW  AN   F-

 

£25.00

 

Bernstein

Combat: My 50 Years At The Chessboard

ISHI  2009

 

156pp    142 of his annotated games from the original 1977 publication, plus

               40 added in AN for this book.       PB                                           F+

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Bisguier

The Art of Bisguier – Selected Games 1961 – 2003.  by Bisguier

Russell ‘08

 

272pp    100 games set in context and annotated, with good photos.  Playing under the shadow and legend of Fischer has led to an under-estimation of his talents, hereby corrected.                             PB                 AN               F+  

 

£15.00

 

Blackburne

Blackburne’s Chess Games by Blackburne

Dover 1979

 

331pp     407 games from 1962 – 1899 chosen by the venerable author, many played blindfold. Republication of the 1899 original.     SB               VG

 

£9.00

 

 

 

Bogoljubow

Bogoljubow - The Fate of a Chess Player                Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘04

 

280pp

200 gms annotated Informator style with diagrams & X-tables

                                                                                          PB   AN  F

 

£12.00

 

Boleslavsky

Isaac Boleslavsky – Selected Games                       Adams

Caissa 1988

 

288pp

180 gms                                                                  AN              DW

£12.00

 

Bologan

Victor Bologan – Selected Games 1985-2004 by Bologan

Russell 2007

 

236pp     52 annotated games with photos, X-tables, etc.   PB   AN              F 

£10.00

 

 

 

Botvinnik

Mikhail Botvinnik Games 1 1924-1948                     Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘00

 

510pp

573 gms  annotated Informator style with diagrams & X-tables 

                                                                               PB    AN          F+

 

£10.00

 

Botvinnik

Mikhail Botvinnik Games 11 1951-1970                   Soloviev   

Ch. Stars ‘01

 

510pp

591 gms annotated Informator style with diagrams & X-tables

                                                                                 PB    AN        F+

 

£10.00

 

Botvinnik

Botvinnik’s Best Games Vol. 1 1925 – 1941                Botvinnik

Moravian ‘00

 

392pp

121 gms. A translation of the book originally published in Moscow in 1984 with good photo section, diagrams & X-tables.     AN       F+

 

£15.00

 

Botvinnik

Botvinnik’s Best Games Vol. 2 1942 – 1956                Botvinnik

Moravian ‘00

 

496pp

251+ gms. A translation of the book originally published in Moscow in 1985 with good photo section, diagrams & X-tables  AN         F+

 

£15.00

 

Botvinnik

Botvinnik’s Best Games Vol. 3 1957 – 1970                Botvinnik

Moravian ‘00

 

463pp

381+ gms. A translation of the book originally published in Moscow in 1986 with good photo section, diagrams & X-tables   AN        F+

 

£15.00

 

Botvinnik

Botvinnik – 100 Selected Games                                  Botvinnik

Dover 1960

 

272pp

Republication of the 1951 work. PB    Cover creased        o/w VG-

£7.50

 

Botvinnik

Another copy.            Endpapers and page edges foxed  o/w                     G

£7.00

 

 

 

Botvinnik

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 23 – Botvinnik 

Hamburg

 

 

400 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes by Botvinnik. AN. Red cloth split 5cm on spine.        o/w  G+

 

 

£20.00

 

Botvinnik

Half A Century of Chess           by Botvinnik                                         1st ed

 Pergamon ‘84

 

278pp   90 games from 40 years personally selected by the author and newly annotated.               Insc.                PB               AN                          VG

 

£12.50

 

 

 

Botvinnik

Achieving the Aim   by Botvinnik                                                 1st ed. 1981

Pergamon

 

226pp    Autobiographical account of his rise to chess glory.  9 early games added as  short supplement.                                                             AN   VG+

 

£14.00

 

 

 

Botvinnik

Censored! Botvinnik’s Secret Games by Timman

Hardinge ‘06

 

194pp    94 games that were played by Botvinnik in secret preparation for his

              World Championship matches, the most significant of which

               Timman examines.                                       PB            AN           F+

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Bronstein

David Bronstein – Chess Improviser                         Vainstein

Pergamon ‘83

 

194pp

52 gms with a biographical thread.                                    AN     VG

£12.00

 

Bronstain

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Bronstein & Furstenberg

Cadogan ’96

 

304pp   Autobiographical approach with many games with analysis and/or

             diagrams intended for the club player. Family photos & tournament 

              record.                                         PB            AN                             VG

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Browne

The Stress of Chess and its Infinite Finesse: My Life, Career & 101 Best Games

NIC 2012

 

463pp    Title is self-explanatory (& publisher).                       PB      AN     F+

£15.00

 

 

 

Burn

Amos Burn – A Chess Biography               Forster                    1st ed.2004

McFarland

 

972pp

901 annotated gms. Foreword by Korchnoi. Numerous photos, diagrams, appendices & indices. A monumental work, weighing in at 500 lbs (2.5 kg) and the highest production values.     AN       F-

 

£55.00

 

Campbell

Masterpieces of Attack – The Brilliant Games of GM Marcel Campbell

Ch Digest 97

 

299pp

By G. Velasco. 663 gms by the Mexican ace.   PB   AN

Scarce item.       Cover creased                                          o/w VG- 

 

     £7.50

 

Capablanca

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 14 – Capablanca 

Hamburg ’16

 

 

571 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes & photos. AN.  Red cloth.                                                VG

 

£20.00

 

 

 

Capablanca

My Chess Career                                                                                (1st ed.)

Bell 1920

 

212pp

35 gms  A classic work by the Cuban master                           VG

£17.50

 

Capablanca

My Chess Career                                                                                

Dover 1966

 

194pp

Republication of the 1920 original with added fore-& afterword by Chernev.               SB                                                               VG+

 

£5.00

 

Capablanca

My Chess Career                                                                                

 

 

 

Another copy                                                                             VG-

£6.50

 

Capablanca

The Immortal Games of Capablanca                   Reinfeld       (1st ed. 1942)

Ch. Review

 

239pp

112 gms. Good early Reinfeld. Insc. From the library of R. A. Slade, former West of England Champion. Boards bumped & well-used

                                                                                                o/w G

 

£13.00

 

Capablanca

The Immortal Games of Capablanca                   Reinfeld      

Dover 1990

 

An unabridged & unaltered republication of the 1942 original.   PB              F

£9.00

 

 

 

Capablanca

Another copy  Cover slightly more worn.                                                    VG-

£7.50

 

 

 

Capablanca

Capablanca’s Hundred Best Games       Golombek                        (1st ed.)

Bell 1947

 

270pp

Includes memoir by du Mont.  A little foxing to endpapers o/w      G

£7.50

 

Capablanca

Capablanca’s Hundred Best Games       Golombek                        

Bell 1970

 

 

Another copy  DW chipped  Insc.                                          o/w VG

£9.95

 

Capablanca

Capablanca’s 100 Best Games of Chess Golombek

Bell 1975

 

  The paperback version                                                                             VG

£9.00

 

 

 

Capablanca

The Unknown Capablanca                          Hooper & Brandreth       (1st ed.)

Batsford  ‘75

 

201pp

203 of his (mostly) little known games, with complete records of his tournaments etc.                                                                DW   VG+ 

 

£9.50

 

Capablanca

Capablanca in the United Kingdom   by V. Fiala

Olomouc ‘06

 

379pp    The Cuban Master spent much of 1919 in Britain playing in tournaments and touring the local clubs with simuls in places as varied as Stoke on Trent and Bury St. Edmonds. Viala has gathered material, from local reports to lists of unknowns.                                                   AN       F+

 

£20.00

 

Capablanca

Capablanca – A compendium of Games, Notes, Articles, Correspondence, Illustrations, and other Rare Archival Material.

McFarland 2011

 

349pp   The definitive work on Capa’s career, a republication of the 1989

                hardback original which was  ECF Book of the Year.  PB  AN  VG+

 

£20.00

 

 

 

Capablanca

Jose Raul Capablanca: Games 1901 – 1928 

Ch. Stars ‘97

 

287pp    325 games in Informator-style analysis.                        PB  AN  VG+

£12.00

 

Capablanca

Jose Raul Capablanca: 1927 - 1942

Ch. Stars ‘97

 

287pp     322 games in Informator-style analysis                        PB  AN  VG+

£12.00

 

Capablanca

Capablanca: A Primer of Checkmate  by Rosario

Mongoose ‘10

 

176pp    58 games in which the author uses Capa’s games to demonstrate

                  his direct attacks on the enemy king.        AN      SB                F+

 

£9.50

 

Chigorin

Mikhail Chigorin – The Creative Chess Genius   Trans..by Jimmy Adams

Caissa 1987

 

292pp   100 games. Red cloth boards in Caissa Editions’ usual style. AN F+.

£20.00

 

Colle

Colle’s Chess Masterpieces   Reinfeld                                                  1936

Black Knight

 

106pp    51 games in the original US publication. HB Gilt titling on spine

                                                                                                    faded o/w VG

 

£15.00

 

 

 

Colle

Colle’s Chess Masterpieces         Reinfeld

Dover 1984

 

92pp

51 gms. SB  Unabridged reprint of the 1936 original   VG+

£9.50

 

Dake

Grandmaster From Oregon – Life & Games of Arthur Dake by C. Bush

US 1991

 

130pp    50 games and good linking biography chart his career, together with 

               full indices, photos, etc.           PB                                              VG+

 

£10.00

 

Denker

If You Must Play Chess   by A. S. Denker                                           1st  ed.

McKay 1947

 

190pp    55 of his games from 1929 onwards. This copy has the red DW of

              the US issue as opposed to the green cover and different design of   

              the Pitman version sold in the UK. DW torn but with clear protective

              cover.                                                                                          VG

 

£20.00

 

 

 

 

De Vere

“The English Morphy”? – Life & Games of Cecil De Vere  Jones & Hindle

Keverel ‘01

 

130pp

101 gms. SB  A life of this mysterious figure who died @ 29   F+

£9.50

 

Diemer

Emil Josef Diemer 1908-1990 – A Life Devoted to Chess by A. Dommett

Book Guild

 

124pp   126 games showing his developing ideas on the Blackmar-Diemer

              Gambit.                                                                  DW     AN      F

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Dus-Chotimirsky

Dus-Chotimirsky – Selected Games               V.N. Panov

Moscow ‘53

 

160pp

57 annotated gms with some good early photos. Scarce work. Blue cloth boards with gilt titling; spine dulled                              o/w  VG-

 

£15.00

 

Euwe

Max Euwe – The Biography by Munninghoff

NIC 2001

 

351pp    Includes 50 games with Euwe’s original analysis.   PB    AN       F-

£12.00

 

 

 

Euwe

From My Games 1920 - 1937

Dover 1975

 

234pp  75 games each annotated by Euwe and introduced by Reinfeld. An

             unaltered republication of the 1939 original.     SB                    VG+

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Fischer

My 60 Memorable Games     Fischer

Faber 1972

 

384pp

SB. Fischer’s classic book an essential in any library               VG

£15.00

 

Fischer

My 60 Memorable Games     Fischer

Faber 1972

 

Another copy with plastic protection  to cover                                           VG

    £14.00

 

 

 

Fischer

My 60 Memorable Games     Fischer

Faber 1988

 

284pp

Another copy with black covers. SB with some creasing   o/w    G+

£9.50

 

Fischer

Profile of a Prodigy – The Life & Games of Bobby Fischer  Brady (1st ed)

Kaye 1965

 

250pp

75gms. 100pp of biography.                                                  VG

£14.00

 

Fischer

Bobby Fischer  by Frank Brady

Batsford ‘74

 

435pp     90 games.  Originally published in the US in this updated edition as

               Profile of a Prodigy. With much biographical material, X-tables,

               photos etc.                                                             DW             VG+  

 

£14.00

 

 

 

Fischer

The Games of Robert J. Fischer           Wade & O’Connell

Batsford ‘81

 

462pp

770 gms. Contributions by Barden, Golombek, Keres et al.     VG+

£12.00

 

Fischer

A Legend On The Road – Fischer’s 1964 Simul Tour. By J. Donaldson

Russell 2005

 

198pp    191 games and full details of itinerary; opponents’ memories,        

              photos. Etc.   2nd ed. revised & enlarged.                     PB      AN    F

 

£15.00

 

Fischer

The Chess of Bobby Fischer by R. Burger, with Brady & Kashdan.    1st ed.

Chilton 1975

 

373pp   100s of positions from his games with analysis to show the nature of Fischer’s thinking and skills.  DW  chipped.  o/w                                         VG

 

£12.75

 

Fischer

Bobby Fischer Rediscovered. By A. Soltis

Batsford  ‘03

 

287pp   100 games annotated by author with background to each.  PB AN F-

£10.00

 

 

 

Fischer

Bobby Fischer – Great Players Series    compiled by Bill Patteson

Ch. Digest

 

A set of 5 books containing his games from the early years onwards.  They are early Chess Digest publications in typescript & PB, published in 1971. No individual game analysis but concentrating more on the openings he was using at the time. Some tournament background.  Not coffee table material but probably of some historic interest. They are:-

                                             (a) Games 1958 through 1959.   58pp

                                             (b) Games 1960 through 1961    51pp

                                             (c) Games 1962 through 1965    72pp

                                             (d) Games 1966 through 1968    50pp

                                             (e) Games 1969 through 1971    92pp

Reasonably clean condition for their age, with no actual damage.

 

 

The set

 

£25.00

 

 

Fischer

Both Sides of the Chessboard    by Byrne & Nei with Intro by Euwe

Batsford ‘74

 

211pp   21 annotated Fischer games leading up to his 1972 victory. DW  VG

£10.00

 

 

 

Gerzadowicz

Journal of a Chess Master    by Gerzadowicz                    limited 1st  edition

Thinkers  ‘92

 

291pp    70 games analysed by the US correspondence master in an

                 imaginative way.                             PB            AN                         F 

 

£12.00

 

Gerzadowicz

Journal of a Chess Original by Gerzadowicz 

Thinkers ‘96

 

165pp   Another selection of correspondence games, in which annotations

              are “funny, instructional and deep”.         PB    AN                           F 

 

£9.50

 

 

 

Gligoric

I Play Against Pieces  by Gligoric

Batsford   ‘02

 

288pp    130 games covering 1939 – 2001, arranged in chronological order        

               and by openings.  8pp of photos.   PB     AN                                  F

 

£15.00

 

 

 

Gufeld

My Life In Chess                       Gufeld                                                (1st ed.)

ICE 1994

 

305pp

108+ gms  AN  SB  His career told with humour and games  VG+

£15.00

 

Hoffman

Chess Gladiator  by Asa Hoffmann (FM)

CEI 1996

 

97pp    70 annotated games by this US player after foreword by Seirawan and intro by Lombardy.  Several photos.  PB  AN  VG+ 

 

£8.00

 

 

 

Janowski

David Janowski – Artist of the Chess Board  by Chernaiev

Hardinge ‘05

 

147pp   64 annotated games, short biography, full tournament record and

                 charts. The first collection of his games in English.   PB  AN  VG

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Junge

The Games of Klaus Junge  

Moscow  ‘93

 

126pp

90gms Killed in April 1945 aged 21, Hubner called him the strongest German player of the century. PB. Scarce item in Cyrillic.

 

£9.50

 

Kamsky

Gata Kamsky – Chess Genius!                     Gordon & Taylor           (1994)

Ch. Digest

 

196pp

20 annotated gms & c. 300 others.                               PB         VG

£10.00

 

Karpov

Anatoly Karpov’s Best Games           Karpov                                1st US ed.

Holt 1996

 

175pp

43 gms.                    AN           PB                                               VG

£9.50

 

Karpov

Chess Is My Life                                  Karpov                          (1st ed. 1980)

Pergamon

 

359pp

111 gms plus lots of biographical detail.                     SB           VG+

£15.00

 

Karpov

Chess Is My Life                                  Karpov                          (1st ed. 1980)

 

 

359pp

Another copy showing evidence of past dampness        o/w   G

£7.00

 

Karpov

Karpov’s Collected Games                    Levy

Hale 1975

 

303pp

543 gms. Some biographical detail, and a few games have analysis.         DW                                                                       G+

 

£5.00

 

Karpov

Karpov’s Strategic Wins – 1961-85: The Making of a Champion   Karolyi

Quality 2011

 

458pp     76 games thoroughly annotated, and fully indexed.   PB    AN    F+

£15.00

 

Karpov

Karpov’s Strategic Wins 2: 1986 – 2010 – The Prime Years          Karolyi

Quality 2011

 

576pp    67 games thoroughly annotated & fully indexed        PB      AN     F+

£15.00

 

Karpov

How Karpov Wins     by E. Mednis                                       2nd enlarged ed.

Dover 1994

 

383pp    100 games examined critically.                   PB                           VG+

£9.50

 

Karpov

Anatoly Karpov – His Road to the World Championship by Botvinnik

Pergamon ‘78

 

158pp       24 key games from  the 3 matches leading up to his coronation,

                 analysed by Botvinnik, Karpov’s official second.      PB          VG

 

£5.00

 

 

 

Kasparov

Learn From Garry Kasparov’s Greatest Games         Schiller

Cardoza ‘05

 

240pp

20 gms have easy-to-follow analysis, with diagrams.    PB       VG+

£9.75

 

Kasparov

Gary Kasparov’s Best Games                        Keen

Batsford  ‘93

 

63pp

12 games well analysed with diagrams. Large format.  AN  Insc.   F

£8.50

 

Keres

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 21 – Keres 

Hamburg ’60

 

 

500 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes & photos. AN.  Red cloth 10 cm split on spine                  VG-

 

£20.00

 

Keres

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 21 – Keres 

Hamburg ’60

 

 

Another copy: Rebacked retaining original red cloth  o/w             G+

£12.00

 

Keres

Paul Keres: The Road To The Top                Keres

Batsford ‘96

 

256pp

51 games. A republication of the 2 earlier Jenkins works of ’64 & ’66 with intro by Nunn.    AN  PB                                                     F

 

£10.00

 

Keres

Paul Keres: The Quest For Perfection         Keres

Batsford

 

292pp

103 gms A re-jigging of Jenkins’ 3rd volume with intro by Nunn. AN PB Front endpaper excised          o/w                                          VG-

 

£8.00

 

Keres

Paul Keres’ Best Games Vol. 1: Closed Games               Varnusz

Pergamon ‘87

 

192pp

170 gms well analysed, plus good photos. AN. PB.

                                     Slight foxing to some page edges o/w VG-

 

£9.50

 

Keres

Paul Keres’ Best Games Vol. 1: Closed Games               Varnusz

 

 

 

Another copy with slight crease on front cover  o/w                  VG-

£8.50

 

Keres

Paul Keres’ Best Games Vol. 2 Open & Semi-Open Games  Varnusz

Pergamon ‘90

 

278pp

240 gms. Same format as Vol. 1  AN PB  spine sunned o/w     VG

£9.50

 

Keres

Keres’ Best Games of Chess 1931 – 1940            Reinfeld

Bell 1946

 

224pp

77gms with 4pp intro by Keres.  Insc.                                        G+

£7.50

 

Keres

The Early Games of Paul Keres   Keres trans. & edited by Golombek 1st ed

Jenkins 1964

 

192pp

26 gms extensively analysed by the master.   DW      Insc.       VG

£12.00

 

Keres

The Early Games of Paul Keres    Keres trans. & edited by Golombek

 

 

 

 

 

 

Another copy   DW                 Insc.                                                 G

£9.50

 

Keres

The Early Games of Paul Keres    Keres trans. & edited by Golombek

 

 

 

Another copy                                          DW   Ex lib.                     G-

£7.50

 

Keres

The Middle Years of Paul Keres   Keres trans. & edited by Golombek 1st ed

Jenkins 1966

 

208pp

53 gms analysed by the master DW Front endpaper excised  o/w G

£9.50

 

Keres

The Middle Years of Paul Keres   Keres trans. & edited by Golombek 1st ed

 

 

 

Another copy     VG-

£9.50

 

 

Keres

The Later Years of Paul Keres   Keres trans. & edited by Golombek 1st ed

Jenkins ‘69

 

192pp

Another copy  DW with tear o/w G

£9.50

 

Keres

Paul Keres: Photographs & Games

Demergen ‘95

 

479pp   1,944 game scores & 51 photos. Text is multilingual.  HB  AN  VG+

£9.00

 

Keres

Paul Keres: Chess Master Class  by Neishtadt 

Pergamon ‘83

 

182pp   A textbook on attacking play using Keres’ games to illustrate points.                                                                  PB                   AN        VG

 

£9.00

 

 

 

Khalifman

Khalifman – Life & Games   Nesis                                                      

Everyman 00

 

208pp

97 gms with biographical context                      PB        AN          F-

£10.00

 

Kramnik

Kramnik – My Life & Games  Kramnik & Damsky

Everyman 00

 

271pp

178 gms                                                            PB         AN      VG-

£8.00

 

Korchnoi

Chess Is My Life

Ed. Olms ‘05

 

226pp    Only 9 games as it’s mostly autobiography. However, it includes a

              CD containing 4,280 of his games.        HB      AN                      F

 

£12.00

 

Korchnoi

My Best Games

Olms  2011

 

435pp   110 games in this updated & revised edition for his 80th birthday.

                                                                           SB       AN                       F+

 

£15.00

 

Korchnoi

Viktor Korchnoi’s Best Games   by Korchnoi                          1st ed. 1978

Philidor

 

294pp     72 games plus diagrams.                                         HB         VG+

£9.50

 

 

 

Kotov

Grandmaster At Work           by A. Kotov                             1st English ed.

ACP 1990

 

210pp   118 games grouped thematically by this top class writer to aid the readers learning process.                                                        PB     AN    F+

 

£10.00

 

Larsen

Larsen’s Selected Games of Chess   by Larsen

Bell 1971

 

181pp   50 annotated games in 14 chapters with linking narrative to

                                                       describe his rise up the ladder.        VG+   

 

£14.00

 

 

 

Lasker

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 11 – Lasker 

Hamburg ’59

 

573 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes. AN.  Red cloth.                                                                                                       VG-

 

£22.00

 

Lasker

Emanuel Lasker – The Life Of A Chess Master    Hannak                 1st ed.

Deutsch  ‘59

 

320pp

101 gms lightly annotated with foreword by Albert Einstein and very readable biography.                   DW                                 VG

 

£25.00

 

Lasker

Lasker’s Greatest Chess Games

Dover 1956

 

165pp     75 games annotated by Reinfeld & Fine. A republication of the

               1935 original Dr. Lasker’s Chess Career 1889 – 1914.   SB    G+

 

£6.00

 

 

 

Lasker

Emanuel Lasker  1 – Games 1889 - 1903

Ch. Stars ‘98

 

335pp

356 gms chronologically arranged in languageless Informator style.   X-tables.        PB                AN                                          F

 

£9.50

 

Lasker

Emanual Lasker  2 – Games 1904 - 1940

Ch. Stars ‘98

 

301pp     356 gms chronologically arranged in languageless Informator

                   style.   X-tables.   PB                AN                                            F

 

     £9.50

 

 

 

Lasker

Emanuel Lasker – 2nd World Champion by I & V Linder

Russell 2010

 

264pp    81 gms annotated by K. Muller, plus a look at his other activities. 

              Tournament record etc.         PB    AN                                           F

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Marshall

Marshall’s Best Games of Chess                        Marshall

Dover 1960

 

242pp

140 gms analysed and in biographical context. A republication of the 1942 original entitled My 50 Years of Chess.     PB            VG

 

£10.00

 

Marshall

Frank J. Marshall’s Best Games of Chess

Dover  1960

 

   An unabridged & unaltered re-publication of the original.      PB         VG+

£10.00

 

 

 

Mecking

Henrique Mecking – Latin Chess Genius           Gordon      1st ed. limited

Thinkers ‘93

 

167pp

344 gms of which 24 are annotated. Short biography + X-tables.

                                                                                   AN  PB  VG+

 

£12.00

 

Morphy

Morphy’s Games of Chess                                  Sergeant                1st ed.

Bell 1916

 

352pp

300 gms with 36pp biography. LN 3222  Green cloth boards splitting on rear spine                                                           o/w G+

 

£20.00

 

Morphy

Morphy’s Games of Chess                                    Sergeant                3rd ed

Bell 1919

 

352pp

300 gms with 36pp biography. LN 3223  Green cloth boards re-backed retaining original cloth. Insc.                                          G

 

£12.50

 

Morphy

Morphy’s Games of Chess.  Sergeant.  An unabridged ed. of the original             

Dover 1957

 

352pp

As before with added 5pp introduction by Reinfeld.  SB         VG

£8.00

 

Morphy

Paul Morphy and the Evolution of Chess Theory  by M. Shibut

Dover 2004

 

359pp     An unabridged republication of the 1993 original by Caissa

               Editions but with corrections and an addendum. The first

               collection in English of all Morphy’s 413 known games. Photos. 

                                                                                       PB       AN           F+

 

£9.50

 

 

 

Morphy

Morphy Chess Masterpieces  by Reinfeld & Soltis

Collier 1974

 

239pp     40 annotated games and his legacy analysed by 2 noted writers

                                                                                                         PB   VG-

 

£9.00

 

Morphy

A First Book of Morphy      by Del Rosario                                         2004

Trafford

 

213pp    The author uses Morphy’s games to illustrate the teachings of

              Fine and Purdy, with 10 rules each for the opening, middle and

              endgame – i.e. 30 Morphy games. Published only on a print-on-

              demand basis so relatively uncommon but an excellent intro to  

              Morphy.                                                                       PB   AN    F+

 

 

£12.00

 

Morphy

Paul Morphy: A Modern Perspective by V. Beim

Russell 2005

 

164pp   61 games are examined with the hindsight of current knowledge to assess the nature of Morphy’s genius.                PB                   AN          F

 

£10.00

 

Morphy

The Genius of Paul Morphy by Chris Ward

Cadogan ‘97

 

205pp     71 lightly annotated games plus a large selection of others.

                                                                                                  PB   AN VG+

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Miles

Tony Miles: It’s Only Me England’s First Grandmaster    Lawton

Batsford ‘03

 

288pp

118 gms with biographical material by a friend and in his own words.            PB           AN                                                           F

 

£10.00

 

Muir

My 75 Year Chess Career                by Walter Muir   Correspondence IM

USA 1997

 

354pp      In-depth account, by a 92 yr old, of his life in general and            

               Olympiad & World Championship cycles in particular, and a

                history of CC in the US.                                  PB                      VG

 

£10.00

 

Najdorf

Najdorf: Life and Games      Lissowski & Najdorf                    1st ed.

Batsford ‘05

 

256pp

131 gms half annotated by the GM. PB   AN                             F

£9.50

 

Nezhmetdinov

Nezhmetdinov’s Best Games         Nezhmetdinov               1st English ed.

Caissa 2000

 

182pp

71 gms + instructive positions   PB   AN                                    F 

£15.00

 

Nezhmetdinov

Super Nezi – Rashid Nezhmetdinov                Pishkin

Thinkers ’00

 

221pp

100 gms with short biography and X-tables   PB    AN              F

£12.00

 

Nimzovitsch

Nimzovich The Hypermodern   Reinfeld                                          1st ed.

McKay 1948

 

221pp

58 gms with individual introductions.                                       VG 

£12.00

 

Nimzovitsch

Nimzovich The Hypermodern   Reinfeld                                          1st ed.

McKay 1948

 

  Another copy with DW  in protective covering. Insc.                          VG+

£14.00

 

 

 

Nimzovitsch

Hypermodern Chess                 Reinfeld

Dover 1958

 

221pp

Unabridged republication of the 1948 ed.                                PB

£7.75

 

Nimzowitsch

Aron Nimzowitsch – Master of Planning     by Keene

Batsford  ‘91

 

334pp   120 games illustrating the author’s treatise. Republication of the

               Bell 1974 original, with X-tables, diagrams etc. A well-respected

               early work.                                   PB                AN                   VG+

 

£10.75

 

Nunn

Secrets of Grandmaster Chess – An expanded new edition of a modern classic

Batsford  ‘97

 

335pp   24 games only, but analysed in depth. An expansion of the original that won the BCF Book of the Year award in 1988.  PB  AN  VG+

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Nunn

Grandmaster Chess Move By Move  by Nunn

Gambit 2006

 

287pp     46 of his best games, plus studies & problems of which he is also

                    a GM.                     PB                      AN                                F

 

£12.00

 

Petrosian

Tigran Petrosian – His Life & Games by Vasiliev                             1st ed.

RHM  1974

 

247pp    50 annotated games with biographical insights.

                                       Much sought after item.                           DW  VG+

 

£20.00

 

 

 

Petrosian

Petrosian’s Best Games of Chess 1946 – 63

 

 

 

Another copy   Repr. 1971    DW torn                                 o/w VG

£12.50

 

Petrosian

Petrosian’s Best Games of Chess 1946 – 63

 

 

 

Another copy  1971                                                                  VG

£12.00

 

Petrovs                Vladimirs Petrovs – From Greatness to the Gulags    Fride                       Caissa 2004

                             190pp    264 gms  AN PB  The sad story of a  “disappeared”          VG+                     £15.00

 

Phillips

60 Years On With Caissa & Friends          Phillips

Caissa 2003

 

144pp

200 gms half by Phillips and others by friends.

Many little-seen photos.     PB                  AN                              F+

 

£12.00

 

Phillips

Another copy with slightly bent cover

£7.50

 

 

 

 

Pillsbury

Great American Chess-Players II :: H. N. Pillbury  Wenman

Mitre 1948

 

152pp

100 gms analysed plus 4 pp biography, Small format               VG

£10.00

 

Pillsbury

Pillsbury’s Chess Career      Sergeant & Watts                        1st ed. 1922

Printing Craft

 

126pp

233 annotated gms.  LN 3113   Insc. Pages roughly cut as usual.

                              Re-backed retaining original red cloth  o/w G+

 

£15.00

Pillsbury

Pillsbury’s Chess Career                       Sergeant & Watts  2nd ed. 1937

Printing Craft

 

126pp    9 extra games added plus errata list. Has DW which is unusual,

               though somewhat browned and chipped.                           o/w VG

 

£25.00

 

 

 

Polgar

The Polgar Sisters – Training or Genius?     Forbes

Batsford ‘92

 

177pp

80 annotated gms as the author debates the issues. PB AN  VG

£6.50

 

Polgar

Judit Polgar: The Princess of Chess           Karolyi

Batsford  ‘04

 

288pp

89 annotated gms as Karolyi looks in more detail at the youngest sister’s achievements.                PB.                  AN                  VG+  

 

£12.00

 

Polgar

Judit Polgar – How I Beat Fischer’s Record      Polgar

Quality 2012

 

384pp

87 gms as Judit tells her own story. Many personal photos, making it a real quality publication.   AN                                  F+ 

 

£19.50

 

Polugayevsky

Grandmaster Performance  by Polugayevsky

Cadogan ‘94

 

181pp    64 games from his climb up the chess ladder, illustrating his style.

             A republication of the Pergamon 1984 orginal.      PB      AN      VG

 

£9.50

 

Polugayevsky

Grandmaster Achievement  by Polugayevsky

Cadogan ‘94

 

223pp   85 games that illustrate his style of play.                PB     AN       VG

£9.50

 

 

 

Portisch

Selected Games of Lajos Portisch                          Varnusz         1st ed.

Batsford ‘79

 

207pp

90 annotated gms with some biographical context.       DW     VG+

£8.50

 

Pupols

Viktors Pupols – American Master by Larry Parr

Thinkers ‘83

 

77pp     90 lightly annotated games. Photos etc.                PB     AN       VG

£7.50

 

Reshevsky

Reshevsky On Chess         1st ed. 1948 with Pitman sticker pasted in.

Ch. Review

 

272pp    110 of his games from 1920 annotated by the author. Tournament record & photographs.  Insc.                                                                   VG 

 

£14.00

 

 

 

Reshevsky

How Chess Games Are Won        Reshevsky                                    1st ed.

Pitman 1962

 

212pp

60 of his own gms as the author addresses his subject. DW VG+

£15.00

 

Reshevsky

How Chess Games Are Won        Reshevsky                 1st paperback ed.

Pitman 1973

 

                                                                                   PB                         VG

£12.00

 

 

 

Reti

Reti’s Best Games of Chess          Golombek                                   1st ed.

Bell 1954

 

173pp

70 gms + studies + memoir.  Light foxing to endpapers o/w VG-

£12.00

 

Reti

Reti’s Best Games of Chess          Golombek                                  

Dover 1974

 

 

Unabridged version of 1954 original. Cover a little creased o/w VG

£7.75

 

Richter

Kurt Richters Beste Partien                         Brinckmann               1st ed.

Berlin 1939

 

120pp

85 gms  LN2385     No. 8 in a series on German chessplayers.

In German. A clean and collectible copy.

 

£40.00

 

Rubinstein

Rubinstein’s Chess Masterpieces – 100 Selected Games   Kmoch

N. York 1941

 

192pp

1st ed. with extensive neat marginalia, esp. to endpapers. o/w G+

£12.50

 

Rubinstein

Rubinstein’s Chess Masterpieces – 100 Selected Games   Kmoch

Dover 1960

 

 

Unaltered republication of 1st ed.                                     PB    VG-

£9.00

 

Rubinstein

Akiba Rubinstein: Uncrowned King           Donaldson & Minev

ICE 1994

 

321pp

474 lightly annotated gms with some periodic context. Photos,

X-tables etc. Scarce outside US.     AN       PB                             F

 

£25.00

 

Rubinstein

The Life & Games of Akiva Rubinstein Vol. 1 Uncrowned King

Russell 2006

 

402pp     Revised & enlarged 2nd edition of the 1994 original, including 492

               annotated games,  X-tables, photos etc.            PB     AN        F+

 

£12.00

 

Rubinstein

The Life & Games of Akiva Rubinstein Vol. 2: The Later Years.

Russell 2011

 

440pp    Revised & enlarged 2nd edition of the 1994 original, including 582

                       annotated games, X-tables, photos etc.       PB     AN      F+

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Sanakoev

World Champion at the Third Attempt  by Sanakoev

Gambit 1999

 

256pp    59 games by a Correspondence World Champion, analysing his 

       decision-making process – e.g. when to sacrifice & when not. PB AN F

 

£9.50

 

 

 

Shirov

Shirov’s One Hundred Wins           Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘03

 

316pp

24 photos most in colour + diagrams + X-tables.   F

£12.00

 

Shirov

Alexei Shirov’s Best Games    Kalinichenko

Moscow  05

 

736pp

500 gms with languageless anaysis. Other text in Cyrillic. AN F

£9.50

 

Shirov

Fire On Board – Shirov’s Best Games                                       2006 rep.

Everyman

 

236pp

236pp    82 gms + chapter on his favoured Botvinnik Variation. PB AN VG+

£10.00

 

Short, N

Short                    by A. Martin, J. Tisdall & R. O’Brien

1993

 

193pp

Gms annotated to a varying degree - career record – illustrations. Insc. AN  PB  VG

 

£6.00

 

Smyslov

Smyslov’s Best Game Vol 1  1935 – 1957  Smyslov

Olomouc ‘03

 

348pp

140 annotated gms + X-tables + photos.      AN                           F

£15.00

 

Smyslov

Smyslov’s Best Game Voll  . 1958 – 1995                      Smyslov

Olomouc ‘03

 

456pp

326 annotated gms + many X-tables           AN                             F

£15.00

 

Smyslov

125 Selected Games                                                                1st ed. 1983

Pergamon

 

250pp      Significant games plus tournament record.      AN                   VG

£15.00

 

Smyslov

My Best Games of Chess 1935-1957

Dover 1972

 

154pp    67 games annotated by Smyslov edited by Clarke. A republication of the RKP 1958 original.        SB                                                             VG

 

£8.50

 

 

 

Sokolov

Sokolov’s Best Games    Sokolov

Cadogan ‘97

 

157pp

50 annotated gms in its historical context.      PB      AN              F

£8.95

 

Spassky

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 27 – Spassky

Hamburg ’72

 

 

355 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes. AN.  Red cloth with some foxing on front edge        o/w  VG

 

 

 

Spassky

Spassky’s 100 Best Games        Cafferty

Batsford ‘73

 

256pp

Includes an extra game from the Fischer match + winning move puzzles.               DW                                                                 VG

 

£12.00

 

Spassky

Spassky’s 100 Best Games        Cafferty                                          3rd ed.

Batsford ‘79

 

 

As above    SB                                                                          VG-

£9.50

 

Spassky

The Best Chess Games of Boris Spassky   by Soltis

Pitman 1973

 

288pp   70 lightly annotated games between 1949-1971.          DW      VG+ 

£12.00

 

Speelman

Jon Speelman’s Best Games by Speelman

Batsford ‘97

 

240pp    38 games looked at in depth with career context.    PB     AN  VG+

£10.00

 

 

 

Steinitz

William Steinitz Selected Chess Games.            Devide

Dover 1974

 

109pp

78 + 6 added gms. A corrected and expanded republication of the 1901 original.                                                    SB                    VG

 

£6.00

 

Steinitz

Wilhelm Steinitz – 1st World Champion  by I & V Linder

Russell   ‘14

 

200pp   90 games but also an in-depth account of his career and

             contributions to chess. With photos, X-tables etc.   PB   AN        F+

 

£12.00

 

 

 

Steinitz

The Games of Wilhelm Steinitz – First World Champion      Pickard

Pickard 1995

 

260pp

1,022 gms many with language-less analysis.     PB        AN   VG

£9.50

 

Suttles

Chess on the Edge Vol. 1 – 100 Gmes of Canadian GM Duncan Suttles

Quebec ‘08

 

314pp

Written by Bruce Harper & Yasser Seirawan.      DW      AN        F

£20.00

 

Szabo

My Best Games of Chess       Szabo

Pergamon ‘86

 

209pp

124 analysed gms in biographical context.                         AN  VG

£15.00

 

Taimanov

Taimanov’s Selected Games by Taimanov

Cadogan ‘98

 

198pp    60 annotated games grouped by strategical motif to maximise

                  instructional value.                                          PB      AN      VG+ 

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Tal

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 25 Tal 

Hamburg  61

 

 

419 gms with diagram every 5 moves. Part of Dr. Wildhagen’s ground-breaking and still collectable series. With booklet of added notes. AN.  Red cloth with gilt titling still bright.                        VG+

 

£25.00

 

Tal

Weltgeschichte des Schachs No. 25 Tal 

 

 

 

Another copy with cloth less bright

£17.50

 

Tal

Complete Games of Mikhail Tal 1936 – 59     Thomas                     1st ed.

Batsford ‘80

 

192pp

c. 415 gms in languageless analysis. Paper yellowing as is usual. AN.    Ex lib.    DW                                                                       G-

 

£7.00

 

Tal

Complete Games of Mikhail Tal 1936 – 59     Thomas

Batsford ‘80

 

 

Another copy               PB                     Paper yellowing o/w G+

£8.50

 

Tal

Complete Games of Mikhail Tal 1960 – 66     Thomas                     1st ed.

Batsford ‘79

 

160pp

c. 414 gms with languageless analysis.  PB  VG

£8.50

 

Tal

Complete Games of Mikhail Tal 1967 – 73     Thomas                     1st ed.

Batsford ‘79

 

176pp

c. 500 gms with languageless analysis. DW  VG+

£9.50

 

Tal

The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal     Tal                                          1st ed.

RHM 1976

 

519pp

100 gms analysed by Tal with full context. Biography takes form of an interview.                                                     PB      G+                          

 

£8.00

 

Tal

The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal   A republication of the 1976 original.

Cadogan ‘97

 

496pp

100 gms analysed by Tal with full context. Biography takes form of an interview.            AN                         PB                            F

 

£12.00

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal Games Vol. 1 1949 – 1962   Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘94

 

431pp

672 gms with languageless analysis.              PB          AN     VG

£9.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal Games Vol. 2 1963 – 1972   Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘95

 

431pp

635 gms with languageless analysis.             PB          AN     VG

£9.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal Games Vol. 3 1973 – 1981   Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘96

 

443pp

709 gms with languageless analysis.             PB          AN     VG+

£9.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal Games Vol. 4 1982 – 1992   Soloviev

Ch. Stars ‘96

 

459pp

672 gms with languageless analysis.             PB          AN     VG+

£9.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal: Tactical Genius    Raetsky & Chetverik

Everyman ‘04

 

160pp

Some of his best games analysed but mostly puzzles to test the reader.                                                            PB            AN        F-

 

£9.50

 

Tal

Selected Games of Mikhail Tal         Hajtun

Dover 1975

 

145pp

64 annotated gms. A republication of the 1961 original. SB   VG+

£9.50

 

Tal

Attack With Mikhail Tal                          Tal & Damsky

Cadogan ‘94

 

198pp

Tal explains the art of attack using his games.  AN     Ex Lib.                                                                                                                                                                                             Front endpaper excised                       o/w G

 

£6.00

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal’s Best Games of Chess                            Clarke

Bell  1973

 

195pp

50 gms annotated by a respected writer. Red DW chipped o/w VG

£11.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal’s Best Games of Chess                            Clarke            1st ed.

Bell  1961

 

 

Another copy.   Pale blue DW worn                  o/w                    VG

£10.50

 

Tal

Mikhail Tal – Master of Sacrifice.  By Clarke

Batsford ‘61

 

195pp    A republication of the 1961 Bell original.              PB                    F

£9.95

 

Tal

The Chess Psychologist World Champion Tal. by Liepnieks

ISHI  2012

 

174pp    A republication of the 1961 original.  60 annotated games. PB F+

£10.00

 

Tal

Tal Since 1960                       by W. H. Cozens        BCM Quarterly No. 16

1974

 

101pp    74 annotated games 1960 – ’74.                  PB                          G+ 

£12.00

 

Taimanov

Taimanov’s Selected Games                                 Taimanov

Cadogan ‘95

 

198pp

60 annotated gms. PB  AN  Corner of cover creased     o/w VG  

£12.00

 

Tarrasch

Tarrasch’s Best Games of Chess by Reinfeld                                1st ed.

Chatto 1947

 

385pp    183 annotated games.                                          Insc.  DW      VG

£15.00

 

Tarrasch

Three Hundred Chess Games    by Tarrasch

Hays 1999

 

366pp     1st English edition of the German original. Autobiographical &

                   instructive.                                  PB      AN                             F+

 

£12.00

 

Tartakower

My Best Games of Chess 1905 – 1954  2 Vols. bound as one.

Dover 1985

 

197pp      Combines the 2 Bell books of 1953 & 1956.  200 annotated

                  games.                                                                        SB     VG

 

£14.00

 

 

 

Tartakower

My Best Games of Chess 1905 – 1930  Tartakower. Golombek ed. 1st ed.

Bell 1953

 

250pp

101 annotated gms. Neat insc. “Presented by The Lady Dunsany in memory of The Rt. Hon. Lord Dunsany – President of the Sevenoaks Chess Club 1903 – 1957”.                                     VG-

 

 

£20.00

 

Thomas

Chess For The Love Of It                      A. R. B. Thomas

RKB 1973

 

82pp

The author reflects on his chess career through games.   DW  VG

£7.50

 

Thomas

Chess For The Love Of It                      A. R. B. Thomas

RKB 1973

 

 

Another copy                                                                  PB      VG+

£6.00

 

Timman

Chess The Adventurous Way

NIC 1994

 

254pp   80 of his best games from 1983–’93 all annotated. HB  AN  Internally & externally clean & tight, except for foxing on page edges. o/w VG

 

£12.00

 

Torre

The Life & Games of Carlos Torre by G. Velasco

Russell 2000

 

297pp   105 annotated games from his very short career (retired at 21).

              X-tables, etc.                                                                 PB  AN  VG

 

£12.75

 

Tukmakov

Profession: Chessplayer – Grandmaster At Work

Russell 2012

 

264pp    40 annotated games plus 110 pages of biography of the Ukrainian

               GM with photos, indices etc.         PB            AN                       F+

 

£10.00

 

 

 

Whitaker

Shady Side: The Life & Crimes of Norman Tweed Whitaker   Hilbert

Caissa 2000

 

481pp

570 gm scores 20% of which are annotated. 332 pp of in-depth biography reconstructed from 3 crates of his papers. AN  DW  F+ 

 

£30.00

 

Yanofsky

Chess The Hard Way! By D. A. Yanofsky.                                        1st ed.

Pitman 1953

 

149pp    75 annotated games in 15 chapters tracing his career up to Ilford

               1952, with background detail and insights.    DW                   VG+

 

£25.00

 

 

 

Yates

One-Hundred-And-One Of My Best Games         Yates         

Moravian

 

                       Facsimile of the 1934 original.                        HB             F+

£20.00

 

Yates

One-Hundred-And-One Of My Best Games         Yates          1st ed. 1934

Printing Craft

 

182pp  100 gms plus 9 added by Winter & Watts after Yates’ early death. A much sought after work.   Spine dulled                          o/w VG-

 

£35.00

 

Zukertort

Johannes Zukertort – Artist of the Chessboard   by Jimmy Adams

NIC 2014

 

541pp    319 games, mostly annotated by Zukertort.  A republication of the 1989 limited edition original, with illustrations.               PB            AN      F+

 

£22.00