Monthly Archives: June 2010

Nihon Ki-in’s Large Encyclopedia Series

Series: Nihon Ki-in’s Large Encyclopedia Series 日本棋院の大事典シリーズ Author/Editor: Nihon Kiin Publisher: Nihon Kiin Format: Clothbound hardcover with bookcover and slipcase Title: Great Joseki Encyclopedia (2 volumes) 定式大事典 (上, 下) Vol 1 ISBN 4-8182-0233-9 9367 diagrams Published: 1986 Vol 2 ISBN … Continue reading

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Korean Baduk Academy Recommended Best-Selling Collection

Series: Korean Baduk Academy Recommended Best-Selling Collection 韓國棋院推薦暢銷叢書 Author/Editor: Hankuk Kiwon (Korean Baduk Academy) 韓國棋院 Publisher: 中國圍棋出版社 Published: 2005 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD220 each Title: Vol 1. Attack and Defence of Sides and Corners in Actual Game Situations … Continue reading

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21st Century New Moves New Joseki

Series: 21st Century New Moves New Joseki 21世紀新手新定式系列 Author/Editor: Yi Chang-ho Publisher: 理藝出版社 Published: 2006 Format: Softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD245 each Vol 1 ISBN 978-986-7518-94-1 21 patterns Vol 2 ISBN 978-986-7518-95-8 21 patterns Vol 3 ISBN 978-986-7518-96-5 17 patterns … Continue reading

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Go Sighting #14: Edo Period Kamakurabori Go Bowls

Edo Period Kamakurabori Go Bowls This is a set of Edo period kamakurabori (carved lacquerware) go bowls from Japan which I bought from an auction a while ago. It comes with the original wooden box and you can see how … Continue reading

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Quickly Understand! Encyclopedia of Joseki Formation

Title: Quickly Understand! Encyclopedia of Joseki Formation 明快!定石誕生事典 Author/Editor: Fukui Masaaki 福井正明 Publisher: フローラル出版 Published: 2005 Format: softcover ISBN: 978-4930831491 Publisher Recommended Price: JPY1400 tax included Content: Ch 1 – Mainstream of the Edo Era – 3-4 Point 江戸本流、小目 (39 … Continue reading

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The Complete Games of Kitani Minoru (5 books)

Series: The Complete Games of Kitani Minoru (5 volumes) 木谷實全集 Author/Editor: Kitani Minoru 木谷實 Publisher: Chikumashobo 筑摩書房 Published: 1977-78 Format: Clothbound hardcover in slipcase Publisher Recommended Price: JPY7500 each Kitani Minoru is one of the leaders of the New Fuseki … Continue reading

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The Complete Games of Hashimoto Utaro (6 books)

Series: The Complete Games of Hashimoto Utaro (6 volumes) 橋本宇太郎全集 Author/Editor: Hashimoto Utaro 橋本宇太郎 Publisher: Chikumashobo 筑摩書房 Published: 1976 Format: Clothbound hardcover in slipcase Publisher Recommended Price: JPY7000 each Hashimoto Utaro was a professional go player who founded the Kansai … Continue reading

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The Complete Games of Go Seigen (4 books)

Series: The Complete Games of Go Seigen (4 volumes) 呉清源打碁全集 Author/Editor: Go Seigen 呉清源 Publisher: Heibonsha 平凡社 Published: 1973 Format: clothbound hardcover with slipcase Publisher Recommended Price: JPY4000 each Content: Vol 1 – From 1926 to 1933 大正15年から昭和8年まで Vol 2 … Continue reading

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Korean Trend Secrets Explained (2 books)

Series: Korean Trend Secrets Explained 韓國流解密 Author/Editor: 金承俊、金昌浩 Publisher: 理藝出版社 Published: 2006 Format: softcover Vol 1 ISBN 986-7518-87-X Vol 2 ISBN 986-7518-88-8 Publisher Recommended Price: NTD270 each Translation of selected information from the forward. “When we now speak of the … Continue reading

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Brilliant Tesuji From Actual Game Situations (3 books)

Series: Brilliant Tesuji From Actual Game Situations (3 volumes) 實戰妙手筋 1-3 Author/Editor: Abe Yoshiteru 安倍吉輝 Publisher: 世界文物出版社 Published: 1992 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD120 each Vol 1 ISBN 957-9058-52-0 (35 problems) Vol 2 ISBN 957-9058-53-9 (43 problems) Vol 3 … Continue reading

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