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Chernev, Irving 1900-1981

Overview
Works: 52 works in 211 publications in 2 languages and 5,428 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Miscellanea 
Roles: Editor, Compiler
Classifications: GV1451, 794.1
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Most widely held works about Irving Chernev
 
Most widely held works by Irving Chernev
Logical chess : move by move by Irving Chernev ( Book )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An invitation to chess, a picture guide to the royal game by Irving Chernev ( Book )
11 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winning chess by Irving Chernev ( Book )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chess companion; a merry collection of tales of chess and its players, together with a cornucopia of games, problems, epigrams & advice, topped off with the greatest game of chess ever played by Irving Chernev ( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practical chess endings; a basic guide to endgame strategy for the beginner and the more advanced chess player by Irving Chernev ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most instructive games of chess ever played; 62 masterpieces of modern chess strategy by Irving Chernev ( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
62 masterpieces of chess strategy
Capablanca's Best chess endings by José Raúl Capablanca ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These 60 complete games, annotated throughout, emphasize the Cuban master's elegant, classic, accurate, lethal endgame play against Alekhine, Lasker, Marshall, Nimzowitsch, Réti, the best. Here are real games from match and tournament play, with endings that seem like long-contemplated works of art
The fireside book of chess by Irving Chernev ( Book )
11 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and German and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combinations: the heart of chess by Irving Chernev ( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An instruction guide to chess, focusing on combinative play, offering step-by-step explanations of pins and counter-pins, Knight forks, smothered mates, and other moves, including those used by master players
The golden dozen : the twelve greatest chess players of all time by Irving Chernev ( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1000 best short games of chess; a treasury of masterpieces in miniature by Irving Chernev ( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winning chess traps; 300 ways to win in the opening by Irving Chernev ( Book )
6 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chessboard magic! A collection of 160 brilliant chess endings by Irving Chernev ( Book )
5 editions published between 1943 and 1960 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bright side of chess by Irving Chernev ( Book )
15 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wonders and curiosities of chess by Irving Chernev ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chess strategy and tactics by Fred Reinfeld ( Book )
2 editions published between 1946 and 1972 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
200 brilliant endgames by Irving Chernev ( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Russians play chess; fifty-six master games by Irving Chernev ( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Russians play chess; fifty master games by Irving Chernev ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The compleat draughts player by Irving Chernev ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chernev, Irving
チェルネフ, アーヴィング
Languages
English (152)
German (1)
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