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German opening series of 1980s - complete run of 24 books
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German Opening Series: 

Moderne Eroeffnungstheorie

Complete set of 24 books - they cover all openings

Berlin 1980s (All published)


Polugaevsky / Suetin / Taimanov: German Opening Series "Moderne Eroeefnungstheorie". Complete run of 24 books. Berlin, Sportverlag, 1981-1985, all are hardcovers, one book in average about 250 pages, over 6,000 pages in all. Small Octavo (19.5 cm). In German with figurine notation. Book code 529989.

Condition: both the books and dust jackets are in Very good or Near very good condition..

All 24 volumes are 1st editions.

This German series covers all openings. The main authors are Lev Polugaevsky, Alexei Suetin and Mark Taimanov (each of them wrote 8 books), there are some co-authors, too. 

The set consists from following books (ordered chronologically by the number within the series):

  1. Suetin: Spanisch. Rubinstein Aufbau bis Breyer-System. 248 + (8) pages.
  2. Suetin: Spanisch. Klassisches System bis Offene Verteidigung. 249 + (7) pages.
  3. Polugajewski: Sizilianisch. Drachensystem bis Geschlossene Variante. 245 + (11) pages. 
  4. Polugajewski: Sizilianisch. Morra-Gambit bis Scheveninger System. 250 + (6) pages. 
  5. Tajmanow: Nimzowitsch-Indisch. Rubinstein-System bis seltene Fortsetzungen. 224 pages. 
  6. Tajmanow: Modernes Benoni bis Wolga-Gambit. 256 pages
  7. Suetin: Russisch bis Koenigsgambit. 1982, 256 pages. 
  8. Suetin: Franzoesisch bis Nimzowitsch-Eroeffnung. 249 + (7) pages. 
  9. Polugajewski: Sizilianisch. Rauser-Angriff bis Sosin-System. 256 pages. 
  10. Tajmanow: Hollaendisch bis Bird Eroeffnung. 256 pages. 
  11. Polugajewski: Slawich. Abtauschsystem bis Slawisches Gambit. 256 pages. 
  12. Tajmanow: Nimzowitsch-Indisch. Saemisch-System bis Leningrader System. 253 + (3) pages. 
  13. Suetin: Pirc-Ufimzew-Verteidigung bis Skandinavisch. 246 + (10) pages. 
  14. Suetin: Caro-Kann bis Aljechin-Verteidigung. 256 pages. 
  15. Suetin: Gruenfeld-Indisch. Hauptsystem bis Schlechter-System. 250 + (6) pages. 
  16. Polugajewski: Koenigsindisch. Awerbach-System bis Petrosjan-System. 245 + (11) pages. 
  17. Tajmanow: Koenigsindisch. Saemisch-System bis Vierbauervariante. 221 + (3) pages. 
  18. Suetin: Gruenfeld-Indisch bis Koenigsindisch. 253 + (3) pages. 
  19. Tajmanow: Koenigsindisch bis Altindisch. 247 + (9) pages. 
  20. Polugajewski: Damengambit. Orthodoxes System bis Wiener Variante. 266 + (6) pages. 
  21. Polugajewski: Damengambit. Tschigorin-System bis Tarrasch-Verteidigung. 249 + (7) pages. 
  22. Tajmanow: Englisch. Klassisch bis seltene Systeme. 247 + (9) pages. (reprinted 1987; 
  23. Polugajewski: Sizilianisch. Najdorf-System bis Polugajewski-Variante. 249 + (7) pages. 
  24. Tajmanow: Damenindisch bis Katalanisch. 253 + (3) pages. 

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