It is a must in the library of all lovers of chess problems and. International Master for chess composition ( 1989). This comprehensive encyclopedia is special in our field of chess composition and will be enjoyed by chess players as well. For instance, a position may be given with the instruction that White is to move first, and checkmate Black in two moves against any possible defence. The British Chess Problem Society website has a list of relevant books, plus publishes a journal. Eleven first prizes.
Another book you might want to look for is " Chess wizardry: The new ABC of chess problems" by John Rice, which contains several hundred puzzles plus a taxonomy of terms and ideas. Georgian composer of over 300 studies and author of many books on endgame composition, among which 4332 Studies with Stalemate, 4492 Studies with Mate, 4324 Studies with Positional draw. Best Chess Books Every Player Must Have. Chess composition books.He published about 120 studies and won many awards, e.