Monthly Archives: July 2010

Tsumego New Selection

Title: Tsumego New Selection 詰碁新撰 Author/Editor: Sato Sunao 佐藤直男 Publisher: Sogensha 創元社 Published: 1955 ISBN: None Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: JPY120 Content: 129 problems This is one of the rarest tsumego books I have the pleasure of owning. It … Continue reading

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Go Sighting #17: Meiji Jade and Agate Go Stones

A beautiful set of go stones from the Meiji Era (明治時代). The white stones are agate (瑪瑙) and the dark stones are spinach color nephrite jade (碧玉). The set comes with beautiful cushions for resting the mulberry bowls. All this … Continue reading

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Tsumego Dictionary (Segoe Kensaku)

Title: Tsumego Dictionary (Segoe Kensaku) 詰碁辞典 (瀬越憲作) Author/Editor: Segoe Kensaku 瀬越憲作 Publisher: Segoe Go Propogation Society 瀬越囲碁普及会 Published: 1954 Format: softcover Content: 1000 problems in 30 categories 6th Printing 1967 Edition (first picture): Consists of a red slipcase with two … Continue reading

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Go Seigen’s Tsumego Collection (2 volumes)

Series: Go Seigen’s Tsumego Collection (2 volumes) 呉清源の詰碁集 (全2巻) Author/Editor: Go Seigen 呉清源 Publisher: Ikeda Publishing Company 池田書店 Published: 1975 Format: softcover ISBN: None Publisher Recommended Price: JPY650 each Title: Vol 1 Elemantary Kyu Volume 初級編  Title: Vol 2 Advanced … Continue reading

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The God of Tsumego – Maeda Nobuaki Masterpiece Collection (2 volumes)

Series: The God of Tsumego – Maeda Nobuaki Masterpiece Collection (2 volumes) 詰碁の神様 前田陳爾傑作集 (全2巻) Author/Editor: Maeda Nobuaki 前田陳爾 Publisher: Heibonsha 平凡社 Published: 1980 Format: softcover ISBN: None Publisher Recommended Price: JPY819 each Vol 1 Content: (100 problems) Part 1 Enjoyable Tsumego … Continue reading

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Go Seigen’s Gokyo Shumyo (5 volumes)

Title: Go Seigen’s Gokyo Shumyo (5 volumes) 呉清源の碁経衆妙 (全5巻) Author/Editor: Go Seigen 呉清源 Publisher: Ikeda Publishing Company 池田書店 Published: 1974 Format: softcover ISBN: None Publisher Recommended Price: JPY630 each Content: Vol 1 Life 生の部 Vol 2 Death 殺の部 Vol 3 … Continue reading

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The Moments of the Wind – Hashimoto Utaro’s Famous Tsumego Collection (Vol 1-3)

Series: The Moments of the Wind – Hashimoto Utaro’s Famous Tsumego Collection (Vol 1-3) 風と刻―橋本宇太郎詰碁名作選 (上中下) Author/Editor: Hashimoto Utaro 橋本宇太郎 Publisher: Shoraisha 松籟社 Published: 1993-1994 Format: hardcover Publisher Recommended Price: JPY2,345 each Vol 1 ISBN 978-4879841391 (270 problems) Vol 2 … Continue reading

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