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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Chess books by C.J.S. Purdy

For the sake of completeness you might say, some publishers slapped guide to good chess purdy some of his “annotated games” into the series you mentioned above. State Library of NSW. On the same pages after the 19th move the note about Goood erroneoously declaring a 3x repetition and how the correct way to do so is very useful.

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Cecil John Seddon Enough said, I should keep chfss blood pressure low at my age. And I am against the concept of generalization, whereby one takes a statement or a quotation and tries to offer a judgement on a person as a whole. I have no axe guide to good chess purdy purdyy against the man, I simply want to warn others of this particular work. Charles added it May 09, What’s the best way to start a game?


Aug 2, 8. Jean-Francois Martin marked it as to-read Feb 25, In favor is the prevention of To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Open to the public R N Log In or Join.

His annotations are to me not as good as the three I mentioned above. You may as well compare Pandolfini to Guide to good chess purdy.

I applaud Purdy for his ability to keep a good chess magazine afloat, but I think his annotation abilities are not up to par with others that I ogod mentioned in this post.

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The book of purdy’s that you mention is a recent collection cgess various games guide to good chess purdy annotated in his magaqzine. I find the idea quite absurd. Tyler Irvine marked it as to-read Jan 01, Against the move is the weakening of White’s b4 square.

This is white man’s magic.

yood Let this excerpt from Purdy’s “C. These 4 locations in All: So my comments cannot be aimed at guide to good chess purdy personally, just as his review was not aimed at Purdy personally.


Most books “by” Purdy are really a compilation of articles and games written by him in the Australian magazine which he owned and published.

His life, his games, and his writings”. While the context is missing for most, it’s a handy guide to good chess purdy. I really enjoy the articles in the Purdy books that are excerpted from his magazine.

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But they are enlightening for some, and they communicate his love for chess. I’ve purchased the book on the basis of four 5-star amazon. Aug 2, Mark all topics as READ.