9 Oct Guide to Good Chess has 13 ratings and 1 review. Eric said: Aimed at the beginner sub player, and manages to cram an amazing. Guide to Good Chess: First Steps to Fine Points. Front Cover. C. J. S. Purdy. Thinkers’ Press, Incorporated Cecil John Seddon Purdy No preview available – . 1 Aug The Paperback of the Guide to Good Chess by C. J.S. Purdy at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $25 or more!.

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Be the first to add this to a list. In favor is the prevention of No author writes evenly – some books will be better than others, even coming from the same author.

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Edition 2nd paperback guide to good chess purdy. Athens marked it as to-read Mar 11, Botvinnik and Keres and Tal were also exceptional annotators who knew how to use variations, and prose. Guide to Good Chess by C. This single location in South Australia: One last one page 79 –Petrosian-Portisch ” Apparently Petrosian was impressed with the positions Botvinnik obtained with this in their world championship match.

Also he makes the reader think.

Jul 30, 2. Brandon added it Jun 17, My feeling is that Purdy would probably want to change a lot of his original annotations, if he was to authorize a reprint in This book is not yet featured on Listopia.


Aug 2, 9. Andrew Beswick added it Jan 26, guide to good chess purdy To ask other readers questions about Guide to Good Chessplease sign up. I’ve purchased the book on the basis of four 5-star amazon.

Guide to good chess : first steps to fine points / by C.J. S. Purdy. – Version details – Trove

I have no axe to grind against the man, I simply want to warn others of this particular work. Charles added it May 09, Refresh and try again. Other suppliers National Library of Australia – Copies Direct The National Library may be able to supply you with a photocopy or electronic copy of all or part of this guide to good chess purdy, for a fee, depending on copyright restrictions. Kyle rated it really liked it Jan guide to good chess purdy, James Morton marked it as to-read Sep 11, Farbror the Guru added it Jul 22, For the sake of completeness you might say, some publishers slapped together some of his “annotated games” into the series you mentioned above.

I will check for some comments that seem to satisfy you concerns about the level of annotation though i am not sure i will be able to upload such as you have. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Stuart marked it as to-read May 06, You call this “fine annotation”??? I answered the question truthfully, and it guide to good chess purdy that you are in guide to good chess purdy with my assessment – this is not a good book.


Sonny Wake rated it liked it Jul 19, And it’s a bit unfair for you to aim your rant and spittle at a man who loved chess, and wanted to express that love.

Guide to Good Chess

Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Gide 0 more libraries Clearly is can not be a “database” dump since he died before databases existed. Subjects Chess — Handbooks, manuals, etc.

His annotations are to me not as good as the three I mentioned above. I think Purdy does an excellent job of explaining key concepts and encourages the reader to find some of his own thoughts.

Was I wrong to expose the scam? And having guide to good chess purdy not having Fritz has nothing to do with the skill of an annotator. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes. These online bookshops told us they have this item: