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  • A Letter to Bert

    A Microsoft Word file zipped up to a compressed size of 221,630 bytes. When uncompressed this is a large file of 170 A4 pages. This letter to Bert Corneth is a medley about chess libraries, dealers and collectors. It is full of anecdote about chess books and the people who collect them. A fascinating and highly recommended read!

  • The Good Companion Chess Fonts

    These chess fonts from David Brown are free.

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