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Go Sighting #29: Prospectus for the Establishment of the Nihon Kiin

A set of historical documents from the Taisho era dated Dec 1924 大正十三年十二月 (from the postmark), this letter is a prospectus for the establishment of the Nihon Kiin and a call for new members. The envelope seems to be signed … Continue reading

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An Outline of Modern Go (48 books)

Series: An Outline of Modern Go (48 volumes total) 現代囲碁大系 Publisher: Kodansha 講談社 Published: 1980-1984 Format: clothbound hardcover protected by cellophane wrapper with cardboard slipcase; each book has around 280-300 pages. Publisher Recommended Price: JPY3300 each Title: Vol 1-2 Meiji … Continue reading

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Magic of Go [Nihon Kiin series] (5 books)

Series: Magic of Go [Nihon Kiin series] 魔力シリーズ Title: Vol 1 The Magic of Placements オキの魔力 Author/Editor: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Publisher: Nihon Kiin 日本棋院 Published: 2004 Dec Format: softcover ISBN: 9784818205574 Publisher Recommended Price: JPY740 Tax Included Content: Introduction -Terms … Continue reading

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