Joseph Henry Blackburne: A Chess Biography

Joseph Henry Blackburne A Chess Biography During a career spanning than years J H Blackburne won the British Chess Championship and several international tournaments at his peak becoming one of the world s top three chess maste

  • Title: Joseph Henry Blackburne: A Chess Biography
  • Author: Tim Harding
  • ISBN: 9780786474738
  • Page: 333
  • Format: Hardcover
  • During a career spanning than 50 years, J.H Blackburne 1841 1924 won the British Chess Championship and several international tournaments, at his peak becoming one of the world s top three chess masters A professional player who derived his livelihood from annual tours of chess clubs in England and other countries, entertaining and teaching amateur players, he astDuring a career spanning than 50 years, J.H Blackburne 1841 1924 won the British Chess Championship and several international tournaments, at his peak becoming one of the world s top three chess masters A professional player who derived his livelihood from annual tours of chess clubs in England and other countries, entertaining and teaching amateur players, he astonished his contemporaries by the ease with which he played the game without sight of the chessboard At 21, he set a world record for such exhibitions, competing against 12 club players simultaneously, and he continued to perform blindfold into his sixties.

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    1 thought on “Joseph Henry Blackburne: A Chess Biography”

    1. Great book but extremely expensive almost a $100 in Canada out of the price range of most players you really have to want this book bad or you might be a serious collector like I am to fork over the money for it frankly I'm at a loss why a book on Joseph Henry Blackburne costs so much yet a book on Mikhail Chigorin by Jimmy Adams who was just as good and a fierce attacker is only $50.00 a more reasonable price!It's a very meaty book with 18 chapters and over 1184 games extremely well researched [...]

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