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5467. ----: Jaarboek van de Nederlandse Bond van Probleemvrienden.

1974, 1975, 1980. VG. Each one 6.00


5468. ----: Jubileumboek 1931-1981. Nederlandse Bond van Schaakprobleemvrienden.

VG. 48pp. 10.00


5633. -----: Jaarboek 1958 van de Nederlandse Bond van Probleemvrienden.

1958. p/b, VG. 44pp. Various chapters with numerous problems. 8.00


5476. Akopian (G.E.): Mnogogrannoe tvorchestvo.

Erevan 1984. p/b. VG. 80pp. Many problems and studies. 6.00


859. Andrade (B.J.da C.): Andradiana. 256 Selected Chess Problems...with Solutions; his Favourite Quotations about the Problem Art.

Chess, S.C. 1961. 1st Edn. G. 81pp. 256 of the author's problems, published posthumously. With a bookplate of the ECF collection. 15.00


2713. Archakov (V.M.): Grossmeisterskie kompozicii.

Kiev, 1985. 1st. p/b. VG. 192pp. 509 problems from all eras. 8.00


5475. Archakov (V.M.): Izobrazitelnye Shakhmatnye zadachi i etyudy.

Kiev, 1985. p/b. G. 88pp. 255 problems and studies. 6.00


5598. Archakov (V.M.): Na Malenkom Shakhmatnom Dole.

Sverdlovsk, 1983. Hardback, G. 143pp. 264 problems. Features the work of 3 Urals composers, the veteran A.G.Kopnin, V.F.Udartsev and the author himself, plus a very useful summary of current 2-move themes. (from The Problemist review, Nov.1984.) 8.00


2715. Archakov (V.M.): Shakhmatnaja kompozicija na Ukraine.

Kiev, 1986. 1st. p/b. G. 167pp. 509 problems by various Ukrainian composers mainly from the 1970's & 1980's. 8.00


5592. Archakov (V.M.): Shakhmatnaya Mozaika.

Kiev, 1984. p/b, G. 133pp. 390 problems. All kinds of problems, including a section on symbol problems. 7.00


2591. Archakov (V.M.): V mire Shakhmatnoy kompozicii.

Volgograd 1980. 1st Edn. p/b. VG. 191pp. 242 problems by various composers mainly from the 1960's & 70's. 8.00


5597. Archakov (V.M.) & E.J.Gik: Shakhmatny Kvartety.

Kiev, 1983. Small p/b, G. 184pp. 444 problems and studies all with 4 pieces only, systematically arranged by material. For a Soviet book it is remarkable in being the first contribution to the literature of Wenigsteiners, and for the quantity of helpmates and series problems quoted. (from Problemist Review, Nov.1984). 7.00


1085. Averbakh (Y.): Queen and Pawn Endings. Trans: K.P.Neat.

Batsford 1975. 1st English Edn. VG (no d/w.) 137pp. Includes many studies. The second volume of Averbakh's classic endgame series. 10.00


4148. Averbakh (Y.), V.Chekhover & V.Henkin: Queen v. Rook / Minor Piece Endings. Trans: K.P.Neat.

Batsford 1978. 1st English Edn. VG. 174pp. Includes many studies. The seventh volume of Averbakh's classic endgame series. 10.00


5382. Bakcsi (G.): Ungarische Schachproblem Anthologie.

Corvina Kiado 1983. 1st German Edn. p/b, G. 350pp. 767 problems. Includes history of Hungarian chess composition from 1938 and the choicest problems. 15.00


4458. Bakcsi (G.) Ed: Uj Magyar Sakkfeladvany Antologia.

Sport Budapest 1979. G. 343pp., photos, 682 problems of Hungarian composers. Includes history of Hungarian chess composition from 1938 and the choicest problems. 14.00


5566. Ban (J.) Editor: 1st International Tungsram Cup Chess Problem Competition 1978.

Hungarian Chess Federation, 1978. p/b. VG. 32pp., 57 problems. 7.00


5411. Baumgartner (G.): Faszinierendes Schachproblem. Kompositionen von I.A.Schiffmann.

The author, Heidelberg (1963). 1st Edn. p/b, light foxing to covers o/w G. 72pp., at least 109 problems from 1920's, with solutions and commentary. 10.00


5433. Beasley (J.D.): 51 Flights of Chess Fancy and a few other frolics.

The author, Harpenden, 2009. 1st Edn. p/b, VG. 72pp., 51 of the author's endgame studies, problems and a few non-chess puzzles. (A.) With a label of the BCVS collection. 10.00


5434. Beasley (John): More Flights of Chess Fancy.

SNZZ, Brno 2000. 1st Edn. p/b. 28pp., 25 of the author's own varied problems. There is parallel text in English and Czech, the latter translated by Michal Dragoun. (A.) 8.00


5590. Belcikov (N.I.), V.E.Gebelt & E.I.Dvizov: Shakhmatnaja Kompozicija v Belorussi.

Minsk, 1981. p/b. VG. 143pp. 462 problems. 7.00


4719. Binnewirtz (R.J.): Ado Kraemer. Eine Biographische Skizze mit Zahlreichen Zugaben.

Nightrider, Germany 2012. New p/b. 288pp., illus., 261 problems, all known games, biography, various articles. Kraemer was a famous problem composer of the Logical New German problem school. Introduction in English, remainder in German. 24.00


4968. Blumenthal (O.): Schachminiaturen. Eine Problemsammlung. Erster Teil. Zweite Auflage.

Berlin & Leipzig 1921. Original printed wrappers, page edges partly unopened, paper loss at head and foot of spine o/w G. pp viii,147. 360 problems by various composers. LN 2552. 24.00


4551. Bondarenko (F.S.): Etyud v peshechnom okonchanii.

Moscow 1973. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 159pp. 636 endgame studies by various composers. 8.00


4882. Bondarenko (F.S.): Razvintne shakhmatnogo etyuda.

Kiev, 1982. p/b. G. 232pp. 394 studies. 7.00


470. Bondarenko (F.S.): Sovremennye shakhmatnye etyud.

Kiev 1987. p/b. VG. 176pp. 378 studies. 8.00


3690. Bondarenko (F.S.): Triumf sovetskogo sachmatnogo etjuda.

Kiev, 1984. 1st. p/b. VG. 173pp. 352 endgame studies by Soviet composers from 1925-44. 7.00


969. Bouwmeester (H.): Modern End-Game Studies for the Chessplayer. Trans & Ed: H.Golombek.

Bell 1959. 1st English Edn. Back cover slightly bowed o/w VG. 128pp. 101 studies (25 more than the Dutch edn.) 9.00


5702. Chandler (G.W.), C.R.Flood & R.C.O.Matthews: A Tribute to G.F.Anderson.

British Chess Problem Society, (1974). Large p/b, G. 18pp.112 of Anderson's best problems of various types. 14.00


5473. Chepiznyj (V.I.) Ed:: Shakmatnaja kompozicija 1977-1982.

Moscow 1983 p/b, small tear on back cover o/w G. 256pp. 452 problems. 7.00


172. Chernev (I.): Practical Chess Endings.

Faber 1973. Repr. VG,d/w. 318pp. Comprises 300 end game studies of named famous composers. "Written with down-to-earth simplicity." 9.00


4179. Chernev (I.): Practical Chess Endings.

Dover 1969. Repr. p/b. G. 318pp. Comprises 300 end game studies of named famous composers. 6.00


214. Christmas Series No.11. White (A.C.): More White Rooks.

Stroud 1911. Original purple cloth, nice copy. 220pp. 400 problems. Without Christmas slip. Christmas Series No.11. 65.00


218. Christmas Series No.28. Hume (G.) & A.C.White.: The Good Companion Two-Mover.

Stroud 1922. Red cloth, larger squarish format, spine discoloured, a little staining to covers, internally good. Many plates of problemists, xx,418pp. Without Merry Christmas slip. A selection of over 900 problems from the club's folders, presented in topical and thematic groups with text and index. One of the best volumes in the series. Christmas Series No.28. 70.00


1291. Christmas Series No.32. Weenink (H.): The Chess Problem. Edited by G.Hume & A.C.White.

Stroud 1926. Large 8vo, Red cloth, back cover a little marked o/w G. 316,(1)pp. A classic work including the historical development of the chess problem, birds-eye view of problems themes, full index of composers with Birth-year Register, 30 rare photographs, 374 problems. Without Christmas slip. Christmas Series No.32. 75.00


274. Christmas Series No.34. Dawson (T.R.) & W.Pauly.: Asymmetry.

Stroud 1927. Red cloth, spine slightly sunned, small stain on front cover o/w G. 154pp. 100 problems with introduction and extensive notes. Without Merry Christmas slip. Christmas Series No.34. With labels of Glasgow Chess Club and BCVS collection. With some small relevant cuttings of Edgar Holladay. 50.00


532. Christmas Series No.35. White (A.C.): The Properties of Castling. Ed: G.Hume.

Stroud 1928. Red cloth, spine faded o/w VG. 129pp. 100 problems. Ink annotations on 4 pages. Without Christmas slip. Christmas Series No.35. With a bookplate of R.Ivar Gunn and label of ECF, Pollard collection. 60.00


3153. Christmas Series No.40. Kipping (C.S.): The Chessmen Speak. Edited by George Hume.

Stroud, 1932. Red cloth, spine faded o/w VG. Portrait, 180pp. 147 three-move problems by Kipping. Christmas Series No.40. With a bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 40.00


267. Christmas Series No.43. White (A.C.): Conspiracy: A Selection of Help-Mate Problems. Ed: G.Hume.

Stroud 1935. Red cloth, slight marking on covers o/w VG. 117pp. 100 help-mate problems. Without Christmas slip. Christmas Series No.43. With bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 50.00


123. Cordingley (E.G.R.): 122 Chess Problems, Puzzles, Studies and End Games.

Universal Publ.(1945.) 1st Edn. Small p/b, red and pink covers, G. 90pp printed on pink paper. 10.00


4632. Dickins (A.): A Short History of Fairy Chess.

A.S.M.Dickins, Surrey 1975. Large p/b, stapled, G. 10 pages with double-column text. Revised and expanded summary of three lectures given to the British Chess Problem Society on April 6, 1972, April 7, 1972 and April 26, 1974. Limited to 250 copies. Includes many references to chess problem literature. 25.00


5775. Dickins (A.S.M.): Fairy Chess Problems.

Published Privately, Surrey 1980. I believe this is a 1983 photocopy of the 2nd Edn, as small notes are written on the title-page. p/b, G. (76)pp. A selection of articles from various sources. With a bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 15.00


5244. Dombrovskis (A.): Saha Kompozicija Padomju Latvija.

Riga 1961. 1st Edn. Red hardback boards, VG. 158pp., 441 problems. Possibly signed by author on endpaper. 12.00


2714. Ejvazova (Z.E.): Korolevy shakhmatnoi kompozicii.

Baku 1986. 1st Edn. Covers a little spotted o/w G. 235pp. 350 problems by various female composers, with commentary. 8.00


4884. Fabel, Dr.K. and C.E.Kemp: Schach ohne Grenzen. (T.R. Dawsons Maerchenschach.) Chess unlimited (T.R. Dawson's Fairy Chess.)

Dusseldorf: Walter Rau Verlag,1969. 1st Edn. p/b, slightly warped, a little foxing o/w G. 74pp in German and English. Tribute to Dawson and detailed introduction to Fairy Chess with more than 100 examples. 10.00


853. Feast (F.B.): Chess Cameos. A Treatise on the Two-Move Problem.

Whitehead & Miller, Leeds 1936. 1st Edn. Sm8vo, original blue cloth. VG. 90pp. LN 2782. With a label of the ECF, Wade collection. 20.00


2345. Goldschmeding (Drs.C.): Probleemcomponisten.

Nederlandse Bond van Probleemvrienden, 1976. p/b. VG. 47pp. 89 problems. 9.00


5565. Grand (P. le), J.C.M. & H.Schogt: 60 Componisten in 60 Jaar.

Van Spijk, Venlo, 1991. p/b, G. 36pp., 60 problems from 1931 to 1990. 7.00


5413. Grasemann (H.): Problem Juwelen. Auslese 1958-1962.

Engelhardt, Berlin (1964). 1st Edn. p/b, G. 115pp., 265 problems with solutions and commentary. 8.00


3567. Greif (M.) Ed: 200 Classic Chess Puzzles.

Sterling, NY 1993. 1st. p/b. G. 143pp., mainly mate in 3 to 4 move positions, sources not named. 6.00


1998. GRIGORIEV (N.D.) I.A.Kan: Shakhmatnoy Tvorchestvo N.D.Grigorieva. (Biography, games and studies in Russian.)

Moscow, 1952. 1st Edn. Brown cloth. VG. 344pp. 10 annotated games, numerous endgame studies and contributions to endgame theory. Paper yellowed as usual. One of the greatest endgame composers. With withdrawn bookplate of the ECF collection. 18.00


2071. Gurvich (A.S.): Etyudy.

Moscow, 1961. 1st Edn. G. 190pp. 70 of his studies, a long essay on the art of studies, and a further 69 examples. 12.00


5412. Henneberger (H.): Kunstschach in der Schweiz. Schachprobleme und Studien Schweizerischer Komponisten von 1966-1976.

Schweizer Kunstschachfreunde, 1980. 1st Edn. p/b, G. 154pp. 266 problems and studies. 10.00


535. Herbstman (A.O.): De Schaakstudie in Onze Dagen.

Lochem: De Tijdstroom, n.d.(1948). 1st Dutch Edn (translated from the 1937 Russian work.) Roy8vo. VG,d/w (slightly torn at head and foot), tape marks on endpapers. 171pp., 204 endgame studies. LN 2286. (With an 8pp index & errata in facsimile.) 20.00


1125. Herbstman (A.O.): Schaakpartij en Compositie.

Lochem, n.d.(1948) 1st Dutch Edn (translated from the Russian 1930 work.) Original wrappers. VG. 55pp., endgame studies and game positions. LN 2732. 18.00


895. Howard (K.S.): Classic Chess Problems by Pioneer Composers.

Dover 1970. 1st. p/b, some creases to covers o/w VG. 109pp. Includes sections on Loyd, Alain White, Klett, Shinkman, Havel, Kohtz, Heathcote etc. 155 problems. 8.00


1065. Kasparian (G.M.): 555 Etyudov-miniatyur.

Erevan, 1975. 1st Edn. G. 307pp. 555 endgame studies by various composers from all eras. 15.00


2717. Kasparian (G.M.): Etyudy, stati, analisy.

Moscow 1988. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 288pp. 400 endgame studies by Kasparian, plus various essays. 10.00


2588. Kasparian (G.M.): Etyudy.

Moscow, 1972. 1st Edn. p/b, back cover corner torn, wear foot of spine o/w G. 198pp. 269 endgame studies by Kasparian from 1928-1970. 8.00


2070. Kasparian (G.M.): Pozitsionnay Nichaya.

Moscow, 1962. p/b. G. 104pp. 214 endgame studies by Kasparian and others. 7.00


2230. KASPARIAN (G.M.): Sbornik etyudov i partii.

Erevan, 1987. 1st Edn. Cloth-backed boards, spine has gone and is backed with white paper. 352pp. Includes 400 studies and 124 games of Kasparian. 10.00


2711. Kasparian (G.M.): Zamechatelny etyudy.

Erevan 1982. 1st Edn. Cloth-backed boards, VG. Most pages yellowed. 328pp. 1062 endgame studies by various composers. 10.00


2655. Kazantsev (A.P.), R.M.Kofman & M.S.Liburkin: Sovetskii shakhmatny etyudy: Sbornik.

Moscow 1955. 1st Edn. Covers a little marked o/w G. Paper yellowed as usual. 463pp., illus., biographies, 650 studies of Soviet composers. 15.00


5776. Keym (W.): Chess Problems Out of the Box.

Nightrider Unlimited, 2018. Revised and Updated English Edn. p/b, VG. 184pp., around 500 problems from all eras. An anthology of 500 extraordinary problems, many involving retrograde analysis. (A.) 12.00


5420. Kieboom (B.): 300 Schaak Problemen van Jac. Haring.

Spectrum, Utrecht / Antwerp 1984. 1st Edn. p/b. VG. 140pp. Includes solutions and commentary. 8.00


1382. Kipping (C.S.): The Chess Problem Science. Vol.1 The Power of the Pieces. (Two Movers) Foreword by Alain C.White. ALL PUBLISHED.

Leeds, 1938. Original card covers, VG. 59pp. With a label BCVS collection. 12.00


1292. Klett (Philipp.): A Selection of Chess Problems. With a Solving Commentary by J.D.Beasley.

BCM 1978. Limited Edn. p/b. VG. 48pp. 51 problems. With a bookplate of the ECF collection. 8.00


931. Kluver (H.): Erich Brunner. Ein Kunstler und Deuter des Schachproblems.

Berlin 1958. 1st Edn. VG. 200pp., portrait, biography and 300 problems. 15.00


1850. Kluver (H.): Faschingsschach der Welt.

Berlin, n.d.(1963) 1st. p/b. VG. 40pp. 44 problems, studies and a few games, with commentary. 8.00


4893. Kofman (R.) & E.Umnov: Shakhmatnych Zadach.

Moscow 1951. 1st Edn. Cloth-backed boards, one edge bumped o/w G. 342pp. Paper yellowed. Several hundred problems. 14.00


2590. Kofman (R.M.): Izbrannye etyudy: S.Kaminera & M.Liburkina.

Moscow 1981. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 160pp. Over 167 studies of Kaminer and Liburkin. Forward by Botvinnik. 7.00


2716. Kofman (R.M.) Ed: Izbrannye kompozicii: A.Grin, A.Dombrovskis, R.Kofman, Al.Kuznecov, A.Popandopulo.

Moscow 1985. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 368pp. Over 100 problems of each composer, with commentaries. 10.00


5472. Kofman (R.M.) Ed:: Shakmatnaja kompozicija 1974-1976.

Moscow 1978. p/b. G. 224pp. 362 problems. 6.00


615. Korn (W.): American Chess Art. 250 Portraits of Endgame Study.

Pitman 1975. 1st UK Edn. VG, with d/w (worn on edges). 384pp. A major work on the subject. 16.00


2718. KUBBEL. Ya.G.Vladimirov & Yu.G.Fokin: Leonid Kubbel.

Moscow 1984. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 384pp., biography and around 450 problems and 250 studies. 12.00


380. Mansfield (C.): Adventures in Composition. The Art of the Two-Move Chess Problem. Edited by Alain White.

Daily Post Printers, Liverpool 1948. 1st UK Edn. Original green cloth spine and red boards, G. 200pp. One of the best works on chess composition. With a bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 24.00


114. Mansfield (C.) & B.Harley.: The Modern Two-Move Chess Problem.

Museum Press 1958. 1st Edn. VG,d/w. 157pp. 101 problems by Mansfield with introduction and commentary by Harley. 12.00


536. Marwitz (J.H.) & C.J.de Feijter: De Eindspelstudie.

Lochem: De Tijdstroom (1948). 1st Edn. Roy8vo, VG,d/w. 95pp. 100 selected endgame studies. LN 2344. 20.00


3479. Melnichenko (V.A.): Mastera Shakmatnoi Kompozitsii.

Kiev 1984. 1st Edn. p/b. VG. 150pp. 445 problems of various Ukrainian composers. 7.00


892. Morse (J.): Chess Problems: Tasks and Records.

Faber 1995. 1st Edn. Large p/b. VG. 381pp. 837 mainly two-move problems, a systematic treatment of records, longer and less orthodox problems, length records etc., by some 350 different composers. (A.) With a bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 20.00


393. Murkisch (G.): Ratselvolle Schachaufgaben.

Heyne 1980. 1st Edn. p/b, front cover creased o/w G. 224pp. 300 problems from all periods, 2 move, 3 move, 4+move etc. An inscription on front endpaper. 6.00


5481. Myllyniemi (M.): Toteutuneita Oivalluksia.

1980. 1st Edn. p/b, stapled, G. 87pp. 300 problems with theme of Realised Perceptions. Finnish text, German notation. 7.00


2583. Nadareishvili (G.A.): Izbrannye etyudy.

Tbilisi 1970. 1st Edn. G, d/w (torn at head of spine). Portrait, 332pp. About 230 studies, 100 by the author. Includes preface by Botvinnik. GM for chess compositions. 16.00


2586. Nadareishvili (G.A.): Izbrannye shakhmatny etyudy.

Moscow 1976. 1st Edn. p/b. G. 103pp. 125 studies by the author, plus appendix on the endgame Q v one or two pieces. GM for chess compositions. 6.00


1933. Nanning (F.W.) & A.M.Koldijk.: Thema-Boek.

Nederlandse Bond van Probleemvrienden, 1948. 1st Edn. p/b, spine missing, with plastic covering. 160pp. Over 300 problems arranged by themes. Previous owner pen and pencil notes, including added diagram. LN 2929. 10.00


5701. Niemeijer (Dr. M.): Posthume hulde 60 schaakproblemen van Mr. J. Albarda.

Broek in Waterland, 1986. p/b, VG. 30pp., 60 problems with solutions and comments at end. 8.00


5655. Niemeijer (Dr. M.): Vierspan.

Wassenaar 1985. p/b, VG. 56pp., 36 problems each of four composers - J.J.Burbach, C.Groeneveld, W.Hoek, and W.J.G.Mees. 9.00


4899. Niemeijer (Dr.M.): Adversaria. Scaccariana.

Wassenaar 1975. p/b. VG. 32pp. 20 problems, many miscellaneous chess notes and quotes. 8.00


1924. Niemeijer (Dr.M.): Boerenschroom.

(Wassenaar, 1965.) 1st Edn. p/b. VG. 47pp. 160 problems by various composers. 9.00


1923. Niemeijer (Dr.M.): Majesteitsschennis.

Wassenaar, 1971. 1st Edn. p/b, G. 63pp. 120 problems by various composers. 9.00


2710. Niemeijer (Dr.M.): The Danish Wizard. One Hundred Chess Problems of Knud Harald Hannemann.

Wassenaar, 1963. 1st. p/b. VG. 59pp. 100 problems with commentary. 12.00


2704. Niemeijer (Dr.M.): Zo Sprak Wolfgang Pauly.

Wassenaar, 1948. 1st Edn. p/b, spotting to covers o/w G. 128pp. Over 170 problems, with commentary. LN 2930. 15.00


4135. Niemeijer (M.): Nederland in Miniatuur.

Wassenaar 1972. p/b. VG. 36pp. 136 problems by Dutch composers. From library of Gerd Meyer. 10.00


367. Nunn (J.): Solving in Style.

Gambit 2002. Repr. p/b, back cover creased o/w VG. 238pp. "Designed to bridge the gap between over-the-board players and composers of chess problems and studies." (A.) 10.00


5241. Palatz, Massmann, Speckmann & Fabel: Kleinkunst im Schachproblem. Ausgewahlte Miniaturen.

W.Rau, Dusseldorf 1963. 1st Edn. p/b, G. 64pp., 182 problems. 7.00


5438. Porreca (G.): Studi Scacchistici.

Murisa, Milan 1972. 2nd Edn. p/b, G. 375pp. 484 studies. 8.00


472. Rice (J.M.), M.Lipton & B.Barnes.: The Two-Move Chess Problem. Tradition and Development. Some Essays on Selected Two-Move Themes.

Faber 1966. 1st Edn. VG, d/w. 206pp. Includes 355 problems. 15.00


860. Roycroft (A.J.): Test Tube Chess. A Comprehensive Introduction to the Chess Endgame Study.

Faber 1972. 1st Edn. VG, d/w (a little edge-worn). 370pp. Includes 433 studies by numerous composers. 16.00


5440. Rudenko (V.F.): Presledovanie temy.

Moscow 1983. p/b. G. 432pp. 1162 problems from the 1950s to 80s. Includes an extract from The Problemist review - "The magnum opus of the world's most successful composer. Includes a thorough introduction to chess problems, and 700 of his own problems." 8.00


1997. Russ (C.): Miniature Chess Problems from Many Countries. 400 Compositions with Solutions and Comments.

Heinemann 1981. 1st Edn. Blue cloth with silver lettering and decoration, VG. 262pp. (A.& D.) With a bookplate of the ECF collection. 15.00


394. Siehndel (K-H) & others.: Problemschach. 407 Aufgaben und Studien.

Berlin 1985. 2nd Edn. VG,d/w. 252pp. Includes 320 problems with solutions and commentary. 7.50


512. Smullyan (R.): The Chess Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes.

Hutchinson 1980. 1st. p/b. VG. 171pp. 50 tantalizing problems of chess detection. 7.00


2251. Sutherland (M.A.) & H.M.Lommer: 1234 Modern End-Game Studies.

Dover, 1968. Reprint of 1938 edn with new preface and errata section. p/b. G. 358pp. 8.00


3182. Sutherland (M.A.) & H.M.Lommer: 1234 Modern End-Game Studies. With Appendix containing 24 Additional Studies.

McKay, USA, n.d.(1938.) 1st US Edn. Dark blue cloth, lettering on spine faded, a little wear to head and foot, G. 383pp. Arranged systematically by pieces. 20.00


5777. Taffs (Anthony): Chess Cabala.

(Privately printed and published?) 1981. p/b, spine yellowed, G. Around 300 problems, loose errata sheet (foxed). Introduction by Edgar Holladay. "A Collection of Letter, Figure, Picture, and Fantastic Problems." With a label of the BCVS collection. Scarce item. 20.00


630. Taverner (T.): Chess Problems Made Easy. How to Solve, How to Compose.

Daily News Ltd. n.d.(1924) 1st Edn. p/b, back cover missing, spine backed with tape. 92pp. 250 problems, half by Taverner and half by various composers with solutions at end. 9.00


5591. Tishkov (A.A.) & V.I.Chepizny: Shakhmatny Zadachi-Miniatjury.

Moscow, 1987. p/b, VG. 336pp. 892 problems. 8.00


5474. Umnov (E.I.): Putyami Shakmatnogo tvoryestva.

Moscow 1983. 1st Edn. VG. 320pp. 560 problems, numerous composers from all eras, 10.00


5410. Umnov (E.I.): Schachkompositionen. Ein Vergleich Zwischen Problem, Studie und Partie.

W.Rau, 1961. 1st German Edn. p/b, VG. 88pp. 7.00


2581. Umnov (E.I.): Shakhmatnaja Zadacha XX Veka: 1901-1944.

Moscow 1966. 1st Edn. p/b, back cover torn with some loss o/w G. 176pp. 375 problems of famous composers. 6.00


2582. Umnov (E.I.): Sovremennaja Shakhmatnaja Zadacha.

Moscow 1967. 1st Edn. p/b, light spotting on front cover o/w G. 199pp. 375 problems from 1940's to 60's. 6.00


4136. Visserman (E.): 64 Nederlandse Componisten in 1964. Personalia en Problemen.

Nederlandse Bond van Probleemvrienden, 's-Gravenhage 1964. p/b, a little creased o/w G. 55pp. 148 problems of various Dutch composers. 8.00


2703. Visserman (E.): Schaakproblemen van Ele Visserman.

Nederlandse Bond van Schaakprobleemvrienden, 's-Gravenhage 1986. p/b. G. 126pp. 313 problems. 9.00


4404. Vladimirov, Kofman & Umnov: Grossmeister Shakhmatnoj Kompozitsii.

Moscow 1980. 1st Edn. G. 304pp., illus., 438 problems by numerous composers, plus much extra material. 10.00


921. Wallis (E.): 777 Chess Miniatures in Three. Introduction by P.H.Williams and Hints to Solvers by A.N.Brayshaw.

E.Wallis, Scarborough (1908). 1st Edn. Narrow 8vo, original blue/green cloth, G. pp (xl),272. Text in English, French and German. LN 2590. With a bookplate of the ECF, Jordan collection. 30.00


1131. WEENINK. Euwe, Niemeyer, Rueb & Trotsenburg: H.G.M.Weenink.

Amsterdam (1932). 1st Edn. Original cloth, spine yellowed o/w G. Portrait, 290pp., errata page. c.400 problems and 57 games by this famous problem composer. LN 3138. 28.00


1290. Whitworth (T.G.): Mattison's Chess Endgame Studies. Introduction by A.Hildebrand.

BCM Quarterly No.23, 1987. 1st Edn. p/b. F. 79pp. 60 studies and 6 games by the famous Latvian composer and player. (A.) 12.00


893. Williams (P.H.): The Modern Chess Problem.

Routledge (1912). 2nd Edn Revised. Original red cloth, spine darkened, small hole on joint o/w G . Portrait, 252pp. Sections on solving and composing, and 100 problems (half two-movers.) With a label of the ECF, Wade collection. 15.00


2524. Winkelman (B.F.): Modern Chess Endings.

McKay, Philadelphia 1933. 1st Edn. Original red cloth, slightly darkened on spine o/w VG. 243pp. Includes large section "Masters of the End-Game" and selected end-game studies. LN 2274. With a bookplate of the ECF collection. 15.00


2589. Zelepukin (N.P.): Slovar Shakhmatnoy Kompozicii.

Kiev 1982. 1st Edn. VG. 206pp. A dictionary of problems, studies, composers etc. 6.00


2470. Zelepukin (N.P.), Y.G.Dorokhov, A.S.Kakovin & A.A.Tutlaiants: (Chess Compositions from Donbas (Ukraine). In Russian.)

Donbass, Donetsk 1969. VG. 192pp. 419 problems and studies. 12.00