Openings – Specific
Eales, R. G. Alekhine’s Defence with A. H. Williams
2nd impression
Batsford ‘73
140pp DW Some handwritten notes on rear endpaper o/w VG £6.00
Hartston, W. The Benoni 1st ed. Batsford ‘69
111pp Covers Modern & Czech Benoni HB VG £5.00
Nunn, John The Benoni For The Tournament Player 1st
ed.
Batsford ‘82
149pp Concentrates on the Classical. AN. PB pp starting to yellow o/w G £7.25
Gufeld, E The Benko Gambit 1st ed. Batsford ‘88
111pp Declined, Accepted & Classical. AN PB pp yellowing o/w VG £7.25
Soltis, A Bird’s Opening 1973 Ch. Digest
86pp PB Typescript G+ £3.00
Moravian Bird’s Opening 1 A 02 Olomouc ‘98
394pp 1743 games to illustrate the variations. Languageless PB AN VG+ £10.00
Moravian Bird’s Opening 11 A 03 Olomouc ‘98
396pp 2023 games to illustrate the variations. Languageless PB AN VG+ £10.00
Moravian Bird’s Opening 111 A 03 Olomouc ‘98
378pp 1214 games to illustrate the variations. Languageless PB AN VG+ £10.00
Harding, T.D. Bishop’s Opening Batsford ‘73
116pp PB with clear plastic cover G+ £4.00
Kasparov, G Caro-Kann: Classical 4…Bf5 with A. Shakarov.
1st ed.
Batsford ‘84
148pp PB AN VG+ £5.00
Openings – General
Barden,
Burgess, G Gambits 1st ed. Batsford ‘95
112pp Examines how and why to play them and against them. PB AN VG £7.50
Cafferty, B Chess Openings For You Batsford
128pp PB Insc. A little marginalia o/w G+ £4.00
Davies, N Play 1e4 e5! – A complete repertoire for
Black in the Open Games
Everyman 05
192pp 65 games with analysis and diagrams to illustrate his themes. PB AN
VG+
£9.50
Davies, N Gambiteer II – A hard-hitting Opening
Repertoire for Black
Everyman 07
192pp 65 games with analysis and diagrams to illustrate his themes. PB AN
VG+
£7.50
Dunnington A Attacking With 1.d4 Everyman 01
160pp Approaches 1d4 from both sides of the board. Uses 30 games to illustrate
his main points. PN AN VG+
£8.75
Djuric, S et al Chess Opening Essentials – Vol. 1 The
Complete 1.e4 2nd improved ed.
NIC 2008
358pp An overview of the main openings, clearly set out. PB AN F £12.00
Djuric, S et al Chess Openings Essentials Vol. 2 – The
1.d4 openings & Queen’s Gambits.
NIC 2009
288pp An overview of the main openings, clearly set out. PB AN F £12.00
Djuric, S et al Chess Opening Essentials – Vol. 3 The
Complete Indian Defences.
NIC 2009
336pp An overview of the main openings, clearly set out. PB AN F £12.00
Djuric, S et al Chess Opening Essentials – Vol. 4 – 1c4/1.Nf3/ &
other 1st moves.
NIC 2010
254pp An overview of the main openings, clearly set out. PB AN F £12.00
Ernst, S Tactics in the Chess Opening – Vol. 6
– Gambits & Flank Openings.
NIC 2007
231pp c. 200 illustrative games, nicely with diagrams etc. PB AN VG+ £10.00
Firmian N De Batsford’s Modern Chess Openings 14th
Ed.
Batsford 00
708pp Comprehensive yet succinct survey of all openings. PB AN VG £.00
Griffiths, R Modern Chess Openings with M. E. Goldstein
4th ed.
Leeds 1925
220pp An early edition of a classic publication. With errata page. Insc. G+ £15.00
Harding, T Batsford Guide to Chess Openings with
L. Barden
Batsford 76
168pp Many openings analysed & with diagrams. PB VG £5.00
Harding, T Batsford Guide to Chess Openings with
L. Barden. 1st US ed.
McKay ‘77
168pp Many openings analysed & with diagrams. DW VG £5.00
Horowitz, I New Traps In The Chess Opening reprint Faber 1973
181pp 175 examples with full games & diagrams for each. DW VG £6.00
Kasparov, G Batsford Chess Openings 2 with R.. Keene Batsford ‘94
413pp All openings covered. Informator-style figurine AN. PB VG £9.00
Keene, R Flank Openings 2nd ed. revised &
enlarged. Quarterly No. 13
BCM 1970
222pp Covers Reti, Catalan & King’s Indian Attack. Typescript AN G £7.00
Khalifman Opening For White According to Anand 1.e4
Book VII
Ch. Stars ‘06
280pp Concentrates on the French Defence. PB AN VG+ £10.00
Korne, W Modern Chess Openings 13th
Edition. With De Firmian
Black 1990
708pp Covers all openings. Comprehensive yet succinct. PB AN VG £9.00
Matanovic ed Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings A 2nd
ed.
Belgrade ‘96
543pp Covers openings starting with 1.d4. All analysis in Informator style
figurine AN. Green DW VG+
£9.50
Matanovic ed Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings B 4th
ed.
Belgrade ‘02
672pp Covers openings starting with 1.e4. All analysis in Informator style
figurine AN. Yellow DW VG+
£9.50
Matanovic ed Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings C 5th
ed.
Belgrade ‘06
672pp Covers openings starting with 1.e4 and Black replies e pawn moves. All
analysis in Informator style figurine AN. Blue DW VG+
£9.50
Matanovic ed Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings D 3rd
ed.
Belgrade ‘98
552pp Covers openings starting with 1.d4 and Black replies d5 or Nf6. All
analysis in Informator style figurine AN. Red DW VG+
£9.50
Matanovic ed Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings E 4th
ed.
Belgrade ‘08
670pp Covers openings starting with 1.d4 and Black replies d5 Nf6. All analysis
in Informator style figurine AN. Orange DW VG+
£9.50
Nunn et. Al. Nunn’s Chess Openings with Burgess, Emms &
Gallagher
Gambit 1999
544pp Covers all openings in detail. Informator-style figurine AN VG £9.00
Pachman, L Modern Chess Theory – Indian Systems P Nevill 1962
275pp DW rubbed o/w G £10.00
Pachman, L Modern Chess Theory – Queen’s Gambit &
Other Close Games
P Nevill 1963
393pp DW rubbed o/w G £10.00
Pachman, L Modern Chess Theory – Open Games Spring 1965
291pp DW G+ £10.00
Pachman, L Modern Chess Theory – Semi-Open Games Spring 1965
329pp DW G+ £10.00

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