Monthly Archives: May 2011

Go Sighting #25: Honinbo Satsugen Go Set

John Fairbairn once said: Being historical does not automatically make a GO BOARD famous or important… [and] the famous old ones are nearly all in museums and hardly likely to come up for sale. I can’t really be sure how … Continue reading

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Step by Step Weiqi Classroom (4 books)

Series: Step by Step Weiqi Classroom (4 books) 阶梯围棋教室 Author/Editor: Huang Xiwen 黄希文 Publisher: Liaoning Science and Technology Publishing House 辽宁科学技术出版社 Published: 2002 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: RMB35 each Title: From Beginner to Amateur Shodan 从入门到业余初段 ISBN: 9787538134735 Title: … Continue reading

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Weiqi Battle Techniques Series (3 books)

Series: Weiqi Battle Techniques Series (3 books) 围棋战术 Author/Editor: Han Feng 韩凤, Zhang Feng Rong 张凤荣 Publisher: Sichuan Go Art Publishing 蜀蓉棋艺出版社 Published: 2005 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: RMB14 each book ISBN: 9787805486352 (originally sold as a set of … Continue reading

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Joseki Dictionary by Ishida Yoshio

Joseki Dictionary by Ishida Yoshio  定石辭典(上)(下) Author/Editor: Ishida Yoshio 石田芳夫 Publisher: Mercury Publishing House 世界文物出版社 Published: 2004 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD350 each Vol. 1 ISBN 957-561-112-8 Vol. 2 ISBN 957-561-113-6 also see: http://senseis.xmp.net/?IshidasJosekiDictionary

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Life and Death Dictionary Vol. 1-2 by Cho Chikun

Life and Death Dictionary Vol. 1-2 by Cho Chikun 死活辭典 (上冊)(下冊) Author/Editor: Cho Chikun 趙治勳 Publisher: Mercury Publishing House 世界文物出版社 Published: 1987 Format: softcover Publisher Recommended Price: NTD270 each Vol 1. ISBN 957-561-141-1 Vol 2. ISBN 957-561-142-X Volume 1 was translated … Continue reading

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Famous Games of the Showa Period (5 volumes)

Series: Famous Games of the Showa Period (5 volumes) 昭和の名局 全5巻揃 Publisher: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Published: 1980 Format: Hardcover with cardboard slip Title: Vol 1 – The Spreading Fire of Shinfuseki edited by Sakata Eio 燃える新布石 坂田栄男 監修 Title: Vol 2 … Continue reading

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A Series Exploring the Arts (5 volumes)

Series: A Series Exploring the Arts (5 volumes) 芸の探求シリーズ 全5巻 Publisher: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Published: 1976-1977 Format: Hardcover with cardboard slip Title: Vol 1 – Brilliance Fujisawa Hideyuki 華麗 藤沢秀行 Title: Vol 2 – Remarkable Ability Ohira Shuzo 怪腕 大平修三 … Continue reading

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